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100 Years of the Jersey Motorcycle & Light Car Club - Stamps First Day Cover

100 Years of the Jersey Motorcycle & Light Car Club - Stamps First Day Cover

£10.86  /  In Stock

This First Day Cover is an exclusively produced item; all eight stamps from the issue, 100 Years of the Jersey Motorcycle & Light Car Club, are affixed to a specially commissioned full colour envelope and cancelled with a Jersey Post First Day of Issue special date stamp. Information and technical details about the issue are printed on the reverse.

Date of issue 08-09-2020
Withdrawal date 08-09-2022
Designer Studio Up
Sheet 10
Process Four colour offset lithography
Denominations 54p, 70p, 84p, 88p, £1.05, £1.18, £1.50 & £2.92

Additional Information

The Jersey Motorcycle and Light Car Club was formed in 1920, originally for motorcycle events only. Persuaded to move to Jersey by his brother-in-law in 1919, motorcycle enthusiast H.W. Rawnsley-Gurd, arrived in Jersey to find there was no established motorcycle club. After taking part as an observer at reliability trial, as well as organising an impromptu hill climb,  Rawnsley-Gurd brought together the Jersey Motor Cycle Club.Known today as the Jersey Motorcycle and Light Car Club, the Club runs in the region of sixty events each year with around 550 members.

Additional Information

The Jersey Motorcycle and Light Car Club was formed in 1920, originally for motorcycle events only. Persuaded to move to Jersey by his brother-in-law in 1919, motorcycle enthusiast H.W. Rawnsley-Gurd, arrived in Jersey to find there was no established motorcycle club. After taking part as an observer at reliability trial, as well as organising an impromptu hill climb,  Rawnsley-Gurd brought together the Jersey Motor Cycle Club.Known today as the Jersey Motorcycle and Light Car Club, the Club runs in the region of sixty events each year with around 550 members.


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