C295 Early 19th Century Steam Locomotives

Issue Date: August 6, 2009

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On August 6, 2009, the Marshall Islands Postal Service issued six new stamps commemorating Early 19th Century Steam Locomotives.


  • Issue: Early 19th Century Steam Locomotives
  • Face Value: 6 x $0.44
  • Issue Date: August 6, 2009
  • Issue Place: Majuro
  • Stamp Artwork: John Swatsley
  • Printing Process: Black, cyan, magenta, yellow by offset lithography on unwatermarked gummed paper
  • Printer: Pioneer Printing, Cheyenne, Wyoming, U.S.A.
  • Stamp Format: Vertical
  • Stamps Per Sheet: 12
  • Number of Designs per Sheet: 6
  • Overall Sheet Size: 117mm x 224mm
  • Size of Stamps: 31mm x 50mm
  • Issue Number: C295
    (6-1) Samson Locomotive
    (6-2) Best Friend of Charlston Locomotive
    (6-3) John Bull Locomotive
    (6-4) Gowan & Marx Locomotive
    (6-5) Brother Jonathan
  • Withdrawal Date: While supplies last.
  • Stamp designs ©2009 Marshall Islands Postal Service. All rights reserved.

    Stamps in this Issue

    Currency Face Value Stamp Description
    US$ 2.64 Early 19th Century Steam Locomotives
    US$ .44 Samson Locomotive
    US$ .44 Best Friend of Charleston Locomotive
    US$ .44 John Bull Locomotive
    US$ .44 Gowan & Marx Locomotive
    US$ .44 Stourbridge Lion Locomotive
    US$ .44 Brother Jonathan

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    Number (SKU)
    US$ Price
    First Day Cover Set of 2 None 4663977

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