Cheadle
Staffordshire, England

Operated every year from 1982 onwards by 2nd Cheadle Scouts, serving Cheadle, Checkley, Kingsley Holt, Upper Tean & Lower Tean. Joined by 3rd Cheadle Scouts from 1990. Profits divided between participating Groups & Cheadle Methodist Church. No FDCs.

2nd & 3rd Cheadle Scout Groups are part of the Moorlands District in the Scout County of Staffordshire.

1982

1982 cachet 1982 date

Types C1 and C2, used on all mail.



1983 - 1987

1983 issue

Type 1, 42x30mm, designed by R. Cooksey (Group Leader) & printed in sheets of 25, line rouletted about 10.



1988 - 1990

1988 issue

Type 2, 42x30mm, designed by R. Porter (Organiser) & printed by George St Press Ltd (Stafford), line rouletted about 10.



Cancellations

postmark (violet)

Type P1 - used on all mail from 1982 until 1987 (except 1986).


 

postmark (red)

Type P2 - used on all mail in 1986, 1988 & 1989.


 

postmark (red)

Type P3 - used on all mail in 1990 onwards.


 


Statistics

Year 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Start None Nov 30 Dec 4 Dec 4 Dec 6 Dec 7 Dec 4 Dec 3 Dec 2 Dec 3
Printed None None . . . . . . . .
Carried None 4,563 4,309 5,082 5,039 6,162 7,118 8,376 8,986 10,039

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This page last amended 1st May 2018
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