GB 1957 World Scout Jamboree

From Stamps of the World

  • Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Scout Movement. Jubilee Jamboree held between 1st and 12th August in Sutton Coldfied, Warks.
  • Date of Issue: 1st August 1957
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons Ltd
  • Designers: 2½d.Mary Adshead; 4d. Pat Keely; 1/3d. W.H.Brown.
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Size: 120, (6 by 20)
  • Stamp Size: 41 mm by 24.5 mm
  • Watermark: St. Edwards Crown.
  • Perforations: 15 x 14
  • Quantitys Sold: 2½d.137,235,286; 4d. 9,318,477; 1/3d. 3,820,478.
  • Withdrawn: 11th September 1957
Scout Badge & Rolling Hitch
Scouts coming to Britain
Globe within a Compass

First Day Covers[edit]

Cancelled at Sutton Coldfield in Warwickshire
Cancelled at Sutton Coldfield in Warwickshire