Rochdale Philatelic Society

June 2019 Club Meeting Notes


Rochdale Philatelic Society, 11th. June 2019 Press Release



Our President Ken Knight gave the evenings presentation on Egypt commencing with WW1 military covers inclusive of history notes printed on the reverse of each frame.


Ken then discussed the Hashemite kings on stamps depicting the Egyptian royals and events shown on commemorative issues. Finally Ken outlined the politics during and after WW1 through stamps and covers particularly concerning the 1946 Trans Jordan independence which evolved into the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.


It was announced that next month’s meeting will be by Mark Everiss from Burnley Philatelic Society on Transcaucasia. New people are always welcome at the meetings, which are held at the Rochdale Unitarian Church on the second Tuesday of each month at 7.30 pm, or alternatively telephone Neil on 01706 665698. or email




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Rochdale Philatelic Society

Unitarian Chapel
Clover Street
OL12 6TP

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