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British Museum - Tintagel Old Post Office

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Tintagel unsigned £35.00 Buy Now
Tintagel signed Phillip Schofield £45.00 Limited Availability
Tintagel signed Bernard Cornwell £100.00 Sold Out

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Official National Trust Cover One of the most beautiful covers of 2003, this celebrates Tintagel Old Post Office's 100th birthday. It was officially produced for The National...


Issue Date: 07/10/2003

Issue Name: British Museum - Tintagel Old Post Office

Producer: Buckingham Covers

Official National Trust Cover

One of the most beautiful covers of 2003, this celebrates Tintagel Old Post Office's 100th birthday.

It was officially produced for The National Trust.

Each cover features a lovely Tintagel Cinderella stamp and full set of Museum stamps.

Signed Editions

Just 50 covers were even signed by best selling author, Bernard Cornwell, who has a soft spot for Tintagel after writing his King Arthur trilogy. These are now sold out.

Our other signature for this cover was well loved TV presenter, Philip Schofield. Tintagel Old Post Office is in Cornwall and Philip is a Cornwall man himself. He was born in Newquay, Cornwall.

 

Tintagel Old Post Office

The building's original name is not recorded but its plan is that of a small manor house dating from the fourteenth century. It is an interesting and rare survival of a domestic dwelling in the extreme south west corner of England. Early in the 19th century all letters for Tintagel were brought by foot from Camelford six miles away, but with the Penny Postage introduced by Sir Rowland Hill in 1840 the increase of

 

 

 

 

 

 

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