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wpe117.jpg (55242 bytes) 150th Anniversary of Newcastle

10 Sept 1947



Designed/Engraved FD. Manley

4 electros


5d: Designed G. Lissendon Engraved FD. Manley and Lissendon

perf 14.5 7,516,380 Sheets of 60 dual pane 6 x 5

Lt John Shortland discovered the Hunter River on which Newcastle is based, However, the design in error, is of his father, also a John Shortland.

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