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Post Offices, Railway Stations / Halts


Baghdad North

Railway station in the north of the city, with lines up to the river ferry, connecting Baghdad West and to Baghdad East.

A joint road & rail bridge was opened across the River Tigris in Baghdad in October 1950 so finally connecting the east and west bank meter gauge systems.  

RP-1 stamp on cover from Baghdad North to Khanaqin, dated 30.09.1929


RP-1 stamp with octagonal railway cancel Baghdad North, dated September 1928., in black color. (Collection Andy Gould)