Landmark Trust Lundy Island Philatelic Archive

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The Landmark Trust Lundy Island Philatelic Archive was donated to the British Library by the Landmark Trust in 1991 and consists of artwork, essays, proofs and issued stamps of Lundy from 1969.[1] The collection includes 48 handstamp postmark devices dating from 1929, when the postal service was introduced on Lundy Island[2] and forms part of the British Library Philatelic Collections.

See also


  1. Beech, David R (September 2004), "Philatelic Research at the British Library" (PDF), Cross Post (Journal of The Friends of Postal Heritage), The British Postal Museum & Archive, 10.3: 119–128, ISSN 0268-4349<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Day, Alan Edwin (1994), The new British Library, Library Association, p. 133, ISBN 978-1-85604-070-9<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>, British Library record SYS:2719.e.2919

Further reading

  • Directory of special libraries and information centers (30 ed.), Gale Research Co., 2004, p. 838, ISBN 978-0-7876-6865-5<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Schoolley-West, R. F.; Library, British (1987), Stamps, British Library, p. 33, ISBN 978-0-7123-0127-5<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>, British Library shelfmark YV.1988.b.727