Joint issue to celebrate the Year of the Railways & the Railway Letter Service.
The first Isle of Man Railway Letter Stamps were issued in 1971 for use on commemorative occasions. They had a face value of 5p and 7p and were inscribed 'Victorian Steam Railway'.
Product Code: RF99
Product Issue Date: 27th March 2015
To celebrate the 'Year of the Railways', Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present, in collaboration with M. J. Southall MBE, four official 25p Steam Railway and four Manx Electric Railway (Tramway) stamps, each printed in sheetlets of 10 (5 x 2), depicting Manx stream locomotives one for the Steam, Electric and Snaefel Mountain Railway.