following pages (which are under construction) are intended to give an
overview of the railway thematic hobby, as well as providing additional
data about existing literature and other sources of information. (I
gratefully thank for the help of Norman E. Wright
following services are planned:
railway thematic notions and definitions. Proposals from me have been
included on the first page, and on the "General" page. They
are open for discussion. Please tell me your opinion, or criticize my
about railway thematic, philatelic and technical literature and publications
pubblish a stamp list with an existing ACCESS
database, including more than 13,000 railway thematic stamps,
minisheets (souvenir sheets) and varieties, including those which are
not documented on existing web pages. Because of the restricted disk
space available, this will be presented in parts. (Note: This
intention will be delayed as the Michel catalogue publishers
will not currently allow use of their numbers on these pages; I shall
attempt to evaluate the specific issue date of every stamp and develop
my own discrete numbering system).
containing stamps, which are included in
"Collect Railways on Stamps"), which
are not railway thematic stamps
As no listing of German railway thematic
stamps exists on the INTERNET, I shall develop one.
covering specific elements of railway
thematic collecting (currently these listings are in the German
language); these include:
I will publish, in the web pages of the Internationale Motivgruppe
Eisenbahnwesen,all new railway thematic stamps which I receive.
At the stamp lists, click the underscored word(s) to see an image of the
stamps(s), with a detailed description.
on the small stamp image to view a larger image in higher resolution.
It is possible that keywords within the text will be linked to other
expected, the lists are not complete. As with other people, I am not
error-free, and I shall greatly appreciate receiving your suggestions,
corrections and tips.
Please do not hesitate to send me an e-mail
either for or with more information. Each and every comment is welcome.