Society Meeting at Midpex

The Midlands stamp fair ‘Midpex’ is on 6th July at Warwick Exhibition Centre, Fosse Way Leamington, CV31 1XN.  All society members are cordially invited to a ‘get-together’ from 12:00 until 13:00.  Please contact us for more details

Revenue Society Meeting – 1st June

All members are invited to the next society meeting which will be held in the Auction Room at Spink, 69 Southampton Row, London WC1B 4ET. The topic is  ” Court Fees”, followed by “One or two frames of your favourite countries”. Photocopies of displays welcomed. (Bring them or send them). Dealers and Bourse at...

Meetings Update

The locations and future meeting dates of the Society have been booked as follows (please note the change of venue for the September and November 2019 meetings):  At Spinks Auction Rooms 1st June 2019 (10.30 am – 5 pm) At the new premises of the Royal at 15 Abchurch Lane, London EC4N 7BW (nearest...

Bangkok 2018 Results

The results of Class 9 Revenues section (5 Frames) were as follows: Ian McMahon – AustraliaQueensland Revenue Stamps Score 88 Award Large Vermeil Jukka Makinen – FinlandThe Rouletted Revenue Stamps 1865 & 1866 of Finland Score 93 Award Gold Vincent Ong – SingaporeEvolution of Tax Stamps in the Cape of Good Hope up to 1910 Score 85 Award...

Newspaper Tax

The Society has published a new 80 page full colour book on the subject of GB Newspaper Stamps. It has been nearly four decades since Chandler & Dagnall’s defining work on GB newspaper tax stamps, and high time for a reappraisal, this new book from the Revenue Society looks at the stamps’ collectability today.Copies...

Auction results

The Society Auction on 3rd November was a huge success with over 70% of lots sold and realising £13,900.  The list of unsold lots can be found here: Unsold Lots The list needs to be read alongside the catalogue (for detailed descriptions)