Heilongjiang Province (黑龍江省) Local Issue, Tieli (鐵驪)

Tieli (鐵驪) – Date of Liberation: 1945 (August 15)


This map only gives rough impression about area and location. Tieli (鐵驪) was November 19, 1979 renamed to Tieli (铁力).

1st stamp issue (Kerr 228.6-7):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted “Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (1946)
Issued: 1946 (April)
Issued by: Tieli Postal Administration (鐵驪郵政管理局)
Overprint: “Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (“中華郵政 暫作” 改值郵票)
Print: Hand-overprinted with rubber chop
Currency: Northeast Currency (東北幣)

All stamps of this issue shown here. The denomination 5 元 / 30 分 with black overprint I never saw commercial used. On cover you will always find the soft up to hard violet (unlisted) 5 元 / 30 分 denomination used.

Covers:


Remarks:
– All shown sets exists (at least some stamps of each set) genuine used on domestic covers.

Not shown:
– Kerr 228.1-5:  Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 228.8-15:  Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus