Lyons (UK Counties)

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Lyons - County Badge Collection


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Series information :

  • Date of issue : 1974
  • Number of cards : 20
  • Image variants : ?

Company

Lyons Maid was a UK based tea and icecream company. The company has issued a large number of cards, the first in 1926. After WWII the company started again and issued cards until 1984. The only heraldic series, the County Badge Collection of 20 unnumbered cards was issued in 1974. The back of the cards showed the name of the company and the blason of the arms.


Series

For all known cards and the texts on the reverse see here.

Some examples:

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Berkshire
Cornwall.lyons.jpg

Cornwall
Essex.lyons.jpg

Essex
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Kent