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Commemorating English Parish Churches

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FDC Type Date of Issue Stamps CDS Postmark Purchased Price Image
British Architecture
Village Churches
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p World's Oldest Wooden Church, Greensted, Ongar, Essex 8 May 2002 7.87
Parish Churches First Day of Issue British Architecture 1972 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Philatelic Bureau Edinburgh 11 June 2002 2.70
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Shrewsbury, Salop 11 June 2002 1.70
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Preston, Lancs 13 June 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Bath, Somerset 15 June 2002 2.00
Village Churches 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Haywards Heath 16 June 2002 0.40
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Canterbury 17 June 2002 0.75
British Architecture
Village Churches
St. Andrew's, Greensted
21 June 1972 3p World's Oldest Wooden Church, Greensted, Ongar, Essex 19 June 2002¹ 3.20
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
21 June 1972 5p Letheringsett Holt Norfolk 19 June 2002¹ 3.20
British Architecture
Treasures at Helpringham
21 June 1972 7½p Helpringham, Sleaford, Lincs 19 June 2002¹ 3.20
Parish Church Centenary 1868 - 1968 22 October 1968 2d x 2, 3d St Barnabas, Bradwell, Sheffield 21 June 2002 3.00
British Architecture
Old English Parish Churches
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Sutton, Surrey 26 June 2002 3.27
British Architecture
Old English Parish Churches
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Skegness, Lincolnshire 26 June 2002¹ 0.93
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Richmond and Twickenham 27 June 2002 2.20
Royal Mail First Day Cover British Fairs 5 October 1983 16p, 20½p, 28p, 31p The Priory Church of St. Bartholomew the Great London E.C. 27 June 2002 2.21
The National Trusts Post Office First Day Cover 24 June 1981 14p, 18p, 20p, 22p, 25p National Trust Leicester Centre Restoration of Sir Robert Shirley's Church Staunton Harold 27 June 2002 1.70
St Leonard's Church Ninetieth Anniversary of Consecration 1877 - 1967 18 November 1967 ½d x 2, 2d Leicester 30 June 2002 4.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Philatelic Bureau Edinburgh 1 July 2002 1.50
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p London W. C. 1 July 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Newcastle upon Tyne 2 July 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Southampton 2 July 2002 1.00
FDC Village Churches 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p East Grinstead Sussex 2 July 2002 0.50
FDC Village Churches 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p East Grinstead Sussex 2 July 2002 0.50
FDC Village Churches British Architecture 1972 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Stirling 2 July 2002 0.55
Lyminge Parish Church 1,350th Anniversary signed by the Reverend Maurice Worgan Rector of Lyminge, Stanford, Postling & Paddlesworth 16 November 1983 12½p, 16p, 20½p, 28p, 31p 633 - 1983 1350th Anniversary Lyminge, Folkestone, Kent 3 July 2002 4.99
FDC Cheadle Methodist Church 2 March 1968 3d Opening of New Methodist Church Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire 4 July 2002 4.00
Special Commemorative Issue FDC 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Cherton, Alresford, Hampshire 4 July 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Cowplain, Portsmouth, Hampshire 5 July 2002 2.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Nottingham 7 July 2002 0.50
Parish Churches First Day of Issue British Architecture 1972 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Canterbury 7 July 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Kendal 7 July 2002 0.50
First Day Commemorative Cover (Christmas 1974) The Collegiate Church of St. Mary of Ottery 27 November 1974 8p The Collegiate Church Ottery St Mary Devon Exhibition 8 July 2002 4.20
Fairs and Shows FDC
850th Anniverary of St. Bartholomew's Fair, Smithfield
5 October 1983 28p x 4 The Priory Church of St. Bartholomew the Great London E C 13 July 2002 1.70
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Caernarvon 14 July 2002 1.00
St Augustine and St Columba Missions of Faith FDC 11 March 1997 26p, 37p, 43p, 63p Isle of Iona 19 July 2002 1.50
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Southampton 20 July 2002 2.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p House of Commons SW1 22 July 2002 7.50
First Day of Issue Commemorating The Royal Wedding 22 July 1981 14p, 25p R.A.F. Church St. Clement Danes 24 July 2002 9.99
Church of All Saints Earls Barton Commemorative Cover 21 June 1972 4p Village Churches Earls Barton Northampton 27 July 2002 4.20
FDC Village Churches British Architecture 1972 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p House of Commons 28 July 2002 9.00
First Day of Issue Babworth Church
The Home of the Pilgrim Fathers
1 April 1970 1/6d Scrooby, Doncaster, Yorkshire 28 July 2002 8.00
FDC Village Churches 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Redhill, Surrey 28 July 2002 0.35
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Philatelic Bureau Edinburgh 1 August 2002 2.19
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Oxford 3 August 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Canterbury 7 August 2002 3.41
St. Bartholomew's Fair
[signed by The Rector]
5 October 1983 16p, 20½p, 28p, 31p The Priory Church of St. Bartholomew the Great London EC 8 August 2002 9.99
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Great Yarmouth, Norfolk 17 August 2002 1.20
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Richmond and Twickenham 17 August 2002 1.00
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 5p x 4 Village Churches Letheringsett, Norfolk 18 August 2002 1.50
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Carlisle, Cumberland 26 August 2002 2.00
British Architecture FDC Church of St Andrew Greensted-Juxta-Ongar Essex 845 AD 21 June 1972 3p First Day of Issue
Paddington
28 August 2002 3.00
FDC Village Churches 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p East Grinstead, Sussex 8 September 2002 0.50
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Llanelli 8 September 2002 1.20
FDC Village Churches British Architecture 1972 21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Plymouth, Devon 8 September 2002 0.99
Church of St Sanctain, Santon, Isle of Man 18 September 1974 3½p, 10p Church of St Sanctain Bi-centenary
18 September 1974
Isle of Man
8 September 2002 0.50
"Cathedral of the Vale" St. Mary Uffington 7 July 1967 4d, 9d, 1/9d Uffington Flower Festival Faringdon 7 July 1967 10 September 2002 2.99
Folkestone Parish Church
The Restoration of the Harvey Memorial Window
18 November 1986 13p, 18p, 22p, 31p, 34p Christmas Greetings 18 November 1986 Folkestone Kent 15 September 2002 3.21
Lyminge Parish Church
1350th Anniversary
Signed by The Reverend Maurice Worgan, Rector of Lyminge, Stanford, Postling & Paddlesworth
16 November 1983 31p x 2 1350th Anniversary
Lyminge Folkestone Kent
16 November 1983
19 September 2002 4.99
Official First Day Cover
British Forces Postal Service
British Postage Stamps
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Forces Post Office 79
21 June 1972
28 September 2002 1.00
XIII Century St. Christopher 3 May 1975 7p Parish Church Millennium
3rd May 1975
12th Century Aylesbury Font
Little Missenden Amersham Bucks
30 September 2002 1.00
Emergency Postage 16 February 1971 12½p Lutton 16 February 1971 30 September 2002 4.04
Upleatham Renovation 1966
The Green Howards
Smallest Church in England
14 October 1966 4d
[SG 709]
Upleatham Old Church
Mail Box
Smallest Church in England
14 October 1966
First Day of Issue
5 October 2002 3.70
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p World's Oldest Wooden Church
Ongar Essex
Greensted 21 June 1972
5 October 2002 4.70
4p Village Churches
Earls Barton Northants
AD 970
21 June 1972
5p Village Churches
21 June 1972
Letheringsett Holt Norfolk
7½p Village Churches
21 June 1972
Helpringham Sleaford Lincs
9p First Day of Issue
21 June 1972
Huish Episcopi, Langport, Somerset
Christmas 1970 25 November 1970 4d Lilleshall Parish Church
Lilleshall Salop
13 Centuries of Worship
25 November 1970
AD 670-1970
7 October 2002 2.99
British Architecture
Village Churches
St. Andrew's, Greensted
Official First Day Cover
[Addressed to the Revereand John Garrington, Greensted Rectory, Ongar, Essex]
21 June 1972 3p World's Oldest Wooden Church
Ongar Essex
Greensted 21 June 1972
7 October 2002 3.60
English Churches

First Day Cover
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p First Day of Issue
Canterbury
21 June 1972
7 October 2002 2.96
XIII Century St Christopher 3 May 1975 7p Parish Church Millennium
3 May 1975
12th Cent Aylesbury Font
Little Missenden Amersham Bucks
8 October 2002 1.45
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p Ipswich, Suffolk 13 October 2002 0.55
Opening of the New Methodist Church Cheadle Hulme
2nd March 1968
2 March 1968 3d 2 March 1968
Opening of New Methodist Church
Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire
13 October 2002 3.70
Greensted Juxta Ongar Essex
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
21 June 1972 3p World's Oldest Wooden Church
Ongar Essex
Greensted 21 June 1972
18 October 2002 10.00
Earls Barton Northants
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
4p Village Churches
Earls Barton Northants
AD 970
21 June 1972
Letheringsett Norfolk
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
5p Village Churches
21 June 1972
Letheringsett Holt Norfolk
Helpringham Lincs
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
7½p Village Churches
21 June 1972
Helpringham Sleaford Lincs
Huish Episcopi Somerset
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
9p First Day of Issue
21 June 1972
Huish Episcopi, Langport, Somerset
British Architecture
Old English Parish Churches
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p First Day of Issue
Canterbury
21st June 1972
29 October 2002 1.20
PO FDC Village Churches
[Brasses St Johns Church Digswell Hertfordshire]
Signed by Ronald Maddox, the designer of SG 904 - 908
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p FDI St. Albans, hertfordshire 3 November 2002 2.70
Parish Church of St. John the Apsotle & Evangelist Farncombe Godalming Surrey [signed + David Guilford] 19 July 1974 4p, 5p, 8p, 10p 125th Anniversary St. John's Church Farncombe 19th July 1974 Godalming Surrey [SG958-961]    
British Architecture
Old English Parish Churches
21 June 1972 3p, 4p, 5p, 7½p, 9p First Day of Issue
London S.E.1
21 June 1972
   
Greensted Juxta Ongar Essex
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
21 June 1972 3p First Day of Issue 21 June 1972 Bromley, Kent    
Earls Barton Northants
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
4p First Day of Issue 21 June 1972 Bromley, Kent    
Letheringsett Norfolk
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
5p First Day of Issue 21 June 1972 Bromley, Kent    
Helpringham Lincs
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
7½p First Day of Issue 21 June 1972 Bromley, Kent    
Huish Episcopi Somerset
British Architecture 1972
Village Churches
First Day Cover
9p First Day of Issue 21 June 1972 Bromley, Kent    
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