FPB56. Unveiling of the Foundation Stone for the Royal Hospital Chelsea by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II on the 8th June 2006


Foundation Stone RHC – 2 x 44p stamps

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BFPS No: 2915 Date of issue: 8/6/2006 SKU: FPB56 Category: Tags: , ,


This commemorative cover was produced in order to record the formal start of a large modernisation project for the Royal Hospital Chelsea.

Its emblem is shown above an image of a plan of the Hospital. A silhouette of a Chelsea pensioner is used as a background on the cover.

Two 44ᵖ “HM The Queen-80th Birthday” stamps are cancelled by the BFPS 2915 Special Handstamp.

The cover is signed by the Governor of the Royal Hospital Chelsea.