Classic Locomotives of Northern Ireland is the third in Royal Mail's series to commemorate these unsung workhorses of the railway network.
The stamps feature:
1st Class – UTA W Class No. 103
UTA Class W No.103 'Thomas Somerset' with a Belfast-bound up express between the two tunnels at Downhill, west of Castlerock c1950
78p – UTA SG3 Class No. 35
The SG3 Class locomotive shunts wagons at Portadown in 1963..
88p – Peckett No. 2
Peckett No.2 reverses wagons into the British Aluminum works at Larne in 1937.
£1.28 – CDRJC Class 5 No. 4
The Class 5 locomotive Meenglas shunts a carriage at Strabane in 1959.
The Miniature Sheet features all four Classic Locomotives of Northern Ireland stamps, together with a fabulous photograph of the UTA Class Z No. 27 Lough Erne crossing Larne Lough in 1968 in its border.