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The Virtual Machin Album

The 40th Anniversary
of the Machins

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The first Machins were issued on June 5, 1967. The history of the Machins is given elsewhere in this Machin Album. In 2007, Royal Mail decided to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Machins in a big way.

Machin 40th anniversary card

The image above was produced by Royal Mail and used on the invitation to a reception for a new exhibit by The British Postal Museum & Archive titled “Timeless & Classic: Elizabeth Queen & Icon.” The exhibit can be seen on the BPMA’s web site.

The various stamps and postal items issued by Royal Mail are shown on the following pages. Virtual Machin Album Machin Mania Next

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