Jersey 1976 Parish Arms Definitive Issue

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  • Issued: 29th January 1976 (½p-15p), 20th August 1976 (20p-£1) & 16th November 1977 (£2)
  • Designers: Gordon Drummond (½p-£1) & Courvoisier Studios (£2) from a photo by Alex Wilson
  • Printed by: House of Questa (½p-15p) or Courvoisier (20p-£2)
  • Print Process: Lithography (½p-15p) or by Photogravure (20p-£2)
  • Sheet Format: ½p-15p in Sheets of 50 (5 x 10). 20p-£2 in Sheets of 25 (5 x 5)
  • Stamp Sizes: 31mm x 26mm (½p-15p), 45½mm x 30½mm (20p-£1) or 30½mm x 45½mm (£2)
  • Perforations: 14½ (½p-15p) or 12 (20p-£2)
  • Withdrawn: (½p-9p) in Sheets on 27th February 1982. (10p-15p) on 31st July 1982. (20p-£1) on 27th February 1983. (£2) on 31st March 1992
  • Note: ½p, 1p, 5p, 6p, 7p, 8p & 10p were all reprinted between 1977-78. A '1' was added to the Upper Right Marginal set of Questa Colour Balloons and is the only way to differentiate between the Original and Reprints.

Sheet Stamps[edit]

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Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 1p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 5p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 6p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 7p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 8p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 9p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 10p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 11p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 12p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 13p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 14p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 15p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 20p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 30p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 40p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms 50p.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms £1.jpg
Jersey 1976 Parish Arms £2.jpg

First Day Covers[edit]

FDC 29th January 1976
FDC 29th January 1976
FDC 20th August 1976
FDC 16th November 1977

Presentation Packs[edit]

Pack (Cover) Low Values (½p to 9p)
Pack (Cover) Medium Values (10p to 15p)
Pack (Cover) High Values (20p to £1)
Pack (Cover) £2 Value

Sachet Booklets (1976-80)[edit]

  • Loose Parish Arms Definitive Stamps inside are all single copies.
  • 1976 Contains (3 x 1p) + (2 x 5p) + (1 x 7p) = 20p (Blue with White Background)
  • 1976 Contains (3 x 1p) + (2 x 5p) + (1 x 7p) = 20p (Green with White Background)
  • 1977 Contains (3 x 1p) + (2 x 5p) + (1 x 7p) = 20p (Brown with White Background)
  • 1978 Contains (2 x 1p) + (2 x 6p) + (2 x 8p) = 30p (Violet with White Background)
  • 1979 Contains (2 x 1p) + (2 x 6p) + (2 x 8p) = 30p (Violet Cover with Dark Violet Text)
  • 1980 Contains (4 x 1p) + (1 x 7p) + (1 x 9p) = 20p (Red Cover with Black Text)
20p Booklet (Cover) FDI 29th January 1976
20p Booklet (Cover) FDI 2nd November 1976
20p Booklet (Cover) FDI 29th September 1977
30p Booklet (Cover) FDI 1st May 1978
30p Booklet (Cover) FDI 13th August 1979
20p Booklet (Cover) FDI 6th May 1980

Booklets[edit]

  • Panes of 4 (2 by 2).See Cover for Contents. (50p Contains a Pane with 2 stamps and 2 labels)
50p Booklet (Cover) FDI 5th April 1976
£1.00p Booklet (Cover) FDI 5th April 1976
£1.00p Booklet (Cover) FDI 28th February 1978
£1.00p Booklet (Cover) FDI 28th February 1978
£1.20p Booklet (Cover) FDI 1st October 1979
£1.40p Booklet (Cover) FDI 6th May 1980

Booklets Panes[edit]

  • Panes have Imperf or Perf Left Hand Margins
1p x 2 from 50p Trinity Booklet
1p x 4 from £1 St. Ouen or £1 Grouville or £1 St Saviour Booklets
5p x 4 from 50p Trinity or £1 St. Ouen Booklet
7p x 4 from 50p Trinity or £1 St. Ouen Booklet
  • Panes have Imperf or Perf Left Hand Margins
6p x 4 from £1 Grouville Arms Booklet
8p x 4 from £1 St Saviour Booklet
  • Panes have Imperf or Perf Left Hand Margins
  • Note October 1979 Date Imprint in Bottom Margin
1p x 4 from £1.20p Postal HQ Booklet
6p x 4 from £1.20p Postal HQ Booklet
8p x 4 from £1.20p Postal HQ Booklet
  • Panes have Perf Left Hand Margins only
  • Note May 1980 Date Imprint Bottom Margin
1p x 4 from £1.40p St. Helier Booklet
7p x 4 from £1.40p St. Helier Booklet
9p x 4 from £1.40p St. Helier Booklet

Booklets Pane First Day Covers[edit]

  • FDI: 5th April 1976
  • Panes on covers can have Imperf or Perf Left Hand Margins
1p x 2 from 50p Trinity Booklet
1p x 4 from £1 St. Ouen Booklet
5p x 4 from 50p Trinity or £1 St. Ouen Booklet
7p x 4 from 50p Trinity or £1 St. Ouen Booklet