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Thailand Issued Stamps on 120 Years of State Railway

Thailand Post on Thursday launched a new set of four stamps to commemorate the State Railway of Thailand’s 120th anniversary. The stamps depict locomotive models used in Thailand, including the General Electric diesel electric locomotive (1964-1966), the Krupp diesel hydraulic … Continue reading

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New Hungarian Stamps on Locomotives

Magyar Posta is issuing  two new stamps on the subject of rail transport. On the 50th anniversary of their entry into service, Hungarian State RailwaysÒ V43 Szili electric locomotive and M61 \”Nohab\” diesel-electric locomotive have appeared on stamps. The new … Continue reading

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