Japanese Railways Series 2

C2194b C2194c C2194d
C2194e C2194f C2194g
C2194h C2194i C2194j

Issue Japanese Railways Series 2
First Day October 10, 2014
Value ¥82 x 10
Designs C2194a - Through Train Service covering wide areas with rapid train system by railways in Tokyo metropolitan areas
C2194b - Meitetsu Series Kiha 8000 series
C2194c - Kintetsu 18200 series
C2194d - JNR 581 series
C2194e - JNR Class EF66
C2194f - Seibu 5000 series
C2194g - JNR Class14(Sleeper car)
C2194h - JR East E259 series
C2194i - Keisei Class AE
C2194j - Tokyo Metro 1000 series
Designer Maruyama Satoru (stamp designer)
Printing Photogravure in 6 colors
Size 33.5 x 25.0 mm, horizontal Sheet

Japanese Stamp Specialized Catalog (JSCA) & SAKURA Catalog numbers are adopted.

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(Small Notes for the issue)
This is the second issue of Japanese Railways Series with the theme of Japanese Railways and its related topics. The stamps were issued to commemorate National Train Day that was enacted to celebrate the first locomotive train running between Shinbashi and Yokohama in 1872.
The stamps depict trains that won The Japan Railway Awards 2013 and trains which won Blue-Ribbon Award.