DAMS & HYDROELECTRIC PLANTS

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1929

             
 

329

393Y

437

3r green, Power Station on Volkhov

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1931

             
 

369

398C

C16

15k gray, Airship over Dneprostroi

0,200

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

374

398A

C21

15k gray, Airship over Dneprostroi

0,100

12,5

MNH, EF

1932

             
 

394

406A

C25

15k gray, Airship over Dneprostroi

0,750

12,5

MNH, EF

 

394A

406B

C25b

15k  gray, Airship over Dneprostroi

---

14

MNH, EF

 

394B

406C

C25a

15k gray, Airship over Dneprostroi

---

10,5

MNH, EF

               
 

398

416

474

10k, ultramarine, Dnieper HP Station

0,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1101

1079

1085

30k sepia, Dnieprostroy Dam

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1102

1080

1086

60k blue, Dnieprostroy Dam

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1154

1132

1147

30k sepia, Karamishevsky Dam

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1155

1133

1149

45k brown, Pumping Station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1231

1187

1194

50k violet, Dnieprostroy Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1298

1272

1277

30k, green, Farkhatz HE Station

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1299

1273

1278

60k, red, Zouiev HE Station

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1300

1274

1279

1r, red, Farkhatz HE Station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1456

1401

C83

50k red-lemon, Plane over ZAGES

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1489

1437

1434

2r brown, Fergana Canal, Dam

0,400

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1494

1439

1439

40k brown, Power dam and oil wells

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1496

1441

1441

1r purple, Power dam and oil wells

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1651

1599

1596

40k blue, Hydroelectric Station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1653

1601

1598

20k, multicol, Kakhovski HES Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1654

1602

1599

30k, multicol, Volga-Don Canal

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1655

1603

1600

40k, multicol, Stalingrad HES Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1657

1605

1602

1r, multicol, Kuibyshev HES Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1665

1613

1610

40k blue-gray, Hydroelectric station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1666

1614

1611

1r purple, Hydroelectric station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1953

             
 

1721

1673

1670

40k multicol, Tsymlanskaja Dam

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1731

1679

1676

40k, multicol, Nationalities of USSR

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1772

1720

1720

40k green, Hydroelectric station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1955

1893A

1857

1r blue, Building a Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2077

2000

2003

40k multi, Russia, Dam, Energetic

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2109

2037

2027

40k blue, Lenin Hydroelectric Station

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2274

2191

2159

60k multi, Power plant on Volga

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2484

2404

2390

40k red-brown, Power Station, Plant

1,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2518

2440

2448

16k ultra, Plane over power station

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2642

2555

2552

3k multi, Linemen, Power Station

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2773

2677

2667

4k ultra-gray, Electric Power Industry

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2797

2704

2694

4k gray, Power Station, Dam, Volga

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2798

2705

2693

4k green, Power Station on Angara

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3572

3432

3407

6k multi, Dam, plane, train, truck

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3573

3433

3408

10k multi, Dam, Lenin monument

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3608

3468

3441

4k multi, Dneprostroi Dam, soldier

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3655

3527

3502

3k multi, Dneprostroi Dam, order

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4400

4293

4254

4k multicol, Hydroelectric Plant

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4442

4337

4304

6k blue, Metric system, dam, TU-144

4,200

11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5139

5021

4890

4k multicol, Lenin, Electrical plant

4,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5158

5040

4910

4k multicol, Enisei power station

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5342

5223

5092

10k multicol, Dnieper Dam

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2002/2003 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

 

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