Subject : Definitive issue featuring Class AIX, 'Fenchurch', built 1872, with BR Standard 4 Tank, 80151, built 1957
Date of Issue : 2nd August, 2003
Printers : Walsall Security
Four Colour Process
Artwork by Edwin Craggs
Original Photograph by Alan Barnes
Print : 2500 sheets of 4 in a 2 x 2 format, Multicolour.
Face value 25 pence each
60 Imperforate sheets* were produced,
of which 35 were signed by Edwin Craggs & Alan Barnes.
* Due to slight damage to top right hand corner, the price was reduced
First Day Covers : 375, multicolour motif
with a reproduction of 'Little and Large'
First Day Maximum Card No. 6 featuring the issued stamp,
Multicoloured, 440 produced
The "Bluebell Railway / East Grinstead" sponsored date stamp used to cancel the Royal mail stamp.
The Bluebell cancellation, design by Neill Oakley, in black, fixed date rubber stamp.