Railway stamps, not much is known about them and they are very rarely
collected. Most likely reason being since they are almost unknown to
With these pages I try to make
other stamps collectors aware of them, maybe some collector are having
such items in their duplicates, unaware of what the have.
I am thankful for any information
you might have regarding these stamps and their usage.
June 16, 2014. Added a
question on addresses used on Iraq Railway Covers.
May 26, 2014, Started to implement modified layout.
January 4, 2014 List of
/ Halts has been modified and redesigned.
January 3, 2014, a complete booklet pane of
railway stamps RP-1 with Postmark from
Tel-El-Lahum has been added
October 24, 2013, a
Page has been created where older update entries will be transferred to.
A new Submenu "Miscellaneous" has been created with some content already
2, 2013, colored images of booklet covers from the
RP-5 stamps were added.
August 2, 2013, a cover from
August 2, 2013, a stamp with postmark of
Qaraghan has been
added. The first copy of the Qaraghan postmark known.
November 6, 2012, a complete booklet
RP-1 with variety
"upper stamp with No Periode" after label has been added.
April 5, 2012, finally I can show
booklet pane of RP-5 with
red background, postmarked Baghdad East
March 17, 2012, Fragment with RP-2 and
has been added.