Norvic Philatelics - GB New Stamps and Special Postmarks

Woodland Animals - 16 September 2004

This set of 10 stamps will be issued 16 September in a se-tenant block of conventionally-gummed stamps. The announced self-adhesive booklet with 4x1st class definitive stamps plus the Pine Marten and Badger stamps will not be issued.

set of 10 stamps showing British woodland animals to be issued 16 September 2004

1. Pine marten
Martes martes

2. Roe deer
Cervas elaphus

3. Badger
Meles meles

4. Yellow-necked mouse
Apodemus flavicollis

5. Wild cat
Felis silvestris

6. Red squirrel
Scuirus vulgaris

7. Stoat
Mustela erminea

8. Natterer's bat
Myotis nattereri

9. Mole
Talpa europaea

10. Fox
Vulpes vulpes

Technical details: The stamps are printed in 4-colour gravure & gold by Joh Enschede perf 14.

The images - except for FDCs - are from Royal Mail's Postmark Bulletin, and Philatelic Bulletin, and are Copyright 2004 by Royal Mail. FDC images are copyright Norvic Philatelics and Dereham & District Tourist Association.

Norvic Exclusive First Day Cover

As usual we have exclusive FDCs for this issue, and also maximum cards.

1. Norvic Foxley Wood FDC with Fox Green Birmingham postmark (M9223) (limited edition of 10) Price 8.95
Norvic Philatelics Foxley Wood first day cover for Woodland Animals Royal Mail stamps

2. Norvic Mousehold Heath FDC with Badger's Mount Sevenoaks postmark (L9213) (limited edition of 10) Price 8.95
Norvic Philatelics Mousehold Heath first day cover for Woodland Animals Royal Mail stamps

3. Dereham Tourist Association Official cover with DEREHAM Norfolk cds (edition of 25) Price 11.95
Dereham Tourist Association first day cover for Woodland Animals Royal Mail stamps

Also available:
Mint block of 10 - 3.95 - individual stamps 45p each.
PO stamp cards also available - these are postcard-sized reproductions of the stamps: price 50p each, 4.50 for a set of 10.

Also some sets on PO FDC Price 5.25

Postage is extra in all cases

Special Day of Issue postmarks/cancels are shown here: these cannot be obtained after 16 September.




leaping deer


Ref FD201
Philatelic Bureau FDI postmark

Ref FD202
Woodland, Bishop Auckland FDI postmark

Ref L9213
Badger's Mount, Sevenoaks

Ref L9216
Woodland Animals, Woodland Walk, London SE10

Ref L9218
The Hedgehog, Highwood Gardens, Ilford



cartoon stoat

cartoon badger

prehistoric animals

Ref L9220
Brownsea Island, Poole Dorset, The National Trust

Ref M9223
Fox Green, Birmingham

Ref L9219
Stoats Nest Village, Cousldon

Ref M9224
Badger, Wolverhampton

Ref L9212
Woodland Animals (Extinct!), Woodland Close, London SE19

pine marten

red deer


yellow-necked mouse

wild cat

Ref W9275
Marten, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Ref M9265
Deerhurst, Gloucester

Ref M9264
Badger Burnhill Green, Wolverhampton

Ref W9276
Mousehole, Penzance, Cornwall

Ref M9266
Catshill, Bromsgrove, Worcs



Natterer's bat



Ref L9245
Nutgrove, Blandford Forum, Dorset

Ref S9273
Stotfield, Lossiemouth, Moryashire

Ref L9246
Batts Corner, Dockenfield, Farnham, Surrey

Ref L9247
Great Molewood, Hertford

Ref N9270
Foxholes, Driffield, N.Humberside


leafless tree




Ref L9215
Scouting and Guiding, Hardwick, Cambridge

Ref M9262
Naturewatch HQ, Cheltenham

Ref M9263 The Squirrel - The Roebuck, Cannock Public Houses/Inns

Ref L9248
British Deer Society, Fordingbridge

Ref L9243
First Day of Issue Woodland Animals Stampex Autumn Exhibition London N1

Bletchley Park



Ref L9242
'Wildlife across the Park', Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes

Ref W9225
The National Trust Yr Ymddiriedolaeth Genedlaethol, Dinefwr Park, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

Ref L9284
Woodlands, Harrow, Middx

This page updated 7 December 2004 [16.1.05]

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1 April New definitives, including airmail postcard book of stamps 6 April Centenary of the Entente Cordiale 13 April Ocean Liners 11 May 40p Country definitives 25 May Royal Horticultural Society
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