50p Sand

Fluor shades viewed under long wave light.
DP numbers are the copyright of the MBPC and are used with their permission.

OFNP = Optical free non phosphorised paper

PVA = Polyvinyl alcohol acetate gum

*TR3 bright paper

PSA = Pressure sensitive adhesive

*TR3 intermediate paper  
*RMS-G dull paper  

* You will need a copy of the Complete Deegam Machin Handbook to understand the Byfleet papers annotations.

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ey50

Enschedé yellow fluor bands

EY50 - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA, two 4.75mm pale yellow fluor bands (4mm varnish), upright print (Cyl 1) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.6.1 - S.G specialised U431 - Stoneham EE50 - Concise Y1726

Two 4.75mm pale yellow fluor bands plus 4mm varnished bands from cylinder 1 [14.12.93]

EY50a - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA, two 4.75mm pale yellow fluor bands (2mm varnish), upright print (Cyl 1) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.6.2 - S.G specialised U431b - Stoneham EE50a

Two 4.75mm pale yellow fluor bands plus 2mm varnished bands from cylinder 1 [23.6.94]

EY50b - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA, two 4.75mm very pale yellow fluor bands (2mm varnish), upright print (Cyls 1, 2) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.6.3

Two 4.75mm very pale yellow fluor bands plus 2mm varnished bands from cylinders 1, 2 [24.6.94]
eb50_51

Enschedé Novaglo blue fluor bands

EB50 - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl 2) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.7.1 - S.G specialised U432 - Stoneham EE50b

Two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, blue tinted gum from cylinder 2 [23.2.96]

EB50t - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands plus one vertical bar training stamp (Enschedé/gravure)

Two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands plus one black vertical bar training stamp, blue tinted gum

EB50w - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (White), two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl 2) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.7.1a - S.G specialised U432 - Stoneham EE50d

Pale shade, two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, white gum from cylinder 2 [20.11.96]

EB50b - 50p sand (Bright shade), OFNP/PVA (White), two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl 2) (Enschedé/gravure)

Bright shade, two 4.75mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, white gum from cylinder 2 [21.8.96]

EB50d - 50p Sand, OFNP/PVA, two 4.5mm Novaglo dull blue fluor bands, upright print (DP369) (Enschedé/gravure) - Deegam 500.7.2 - S.G specialised U438 - Stoneham EEL50

Two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands from Victoria Cross prestige pane DP369 [21.9.06]
hl50_dq50

Harrison blue fluor bands

HL50 - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm bright blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl 1 (P45) (Harrison/gravure) - Deegam 500.8.1 - S.G specialised U434 - Stoneham SM52

Two 4.5mm bright blue fluor bands, upright print from cylinder 1 (P45) [1.4.97]

HL50a - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm dull blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl 1 (P47) (Harrison/gravure) - Deegam 500.8.1 - S.G specialised U434

Two 4.5mm dull blue fluor bands, upright print from cylinder 1 (P47) [1.4.97]
hl50_dq50

De La Rue Novaglo blue fluor bands

TR3 bright paper

DQ50 - 50p sand, OFNP (TR3 bright)/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl D1) (De La Rue/gravure) Non marginal copy - Deegam 500.9.1 - S.G specialised U435 - Stoneham ATN(t)50

TR3 bright paper, upright print from cylinder D1 [31.3.03] - Non marginal copy

DQ50m - 50p sand, OFNP (TR3 bright)/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, marginal copy

TR3 bright paper marginal copy

TR3 intermediate paper

DQ50ip - 50p sand, OFNP (TR3 intermediate)/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl D1) (De La Rue/gravure) Non marginal copy - Deegam 500.9.2 - S.G specialised U435 - Stoneham ATN(t)50

TR3 intermediate paper, upright print from cylinder D1 [30.4.03] - Non marginal copy

DQ50im - 50p sand, OFNP (TR3 intermediate)/PVA (Blue tinted), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, marginal copy

TR3 intermediate paper marginal copy

RMS=G dull paper (Pale head)

DV50d - 50p sand (Pale head), OFNP (RMS-G dull)/PVA (White), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl D1) (De La Rue/gravure) Non marginal copy - Deegam 500.9.3 - S.G specialised U436 - Stoneham ATN(c)50

RMS-G dull paper with pale head, upright print from cylinder D1 [25.5.05] - Non marginal copy

DV50dm - 50p sand (Pale head), OFNP (RMS-G dull)/PVA (White), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, marginal copy from cylinder D1

RMS-G dull paper with pale head marginal copy from D1

RMS=G dull paper (Dark head)

DV50s - 50p sand (Dark head), OFNP (RMS-G dull)/PVA (White), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, upright print (Cyl D2) (De La Rue/gravure) Non marginal copy - S.G specialised U436 - Stoneham ATN(c)50

RMS=G dull paper with dark head, upright print from cylinder D2 [15.3.06] - Non marginal copy

DV50sm - 50p sand (Dark head), OFNP (RMS-G dull)/PVA (White), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, marginal copy from cylinder D2

RMS=G dull paper with dark head marginal copy from D2

Walsall Novaglo blue fluor bands

em50

EM50 - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (White), two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, inverted print (DP360) (Walsall/gravure) - Deegam 500.10.1 - S.G specialised U437 - Stoneham EWG50

Two 4.5mm Novaglo blue fluor bands, inverted print from Trafalgar prestige pane DP360 [18.10.05]
2b_s17_blue

EM50sb - 50p sand, OFNP/PVA (White), two 4.5mm short at bottom Novaglo blue fluor bands (S17), inverted print (DP360) (Walsall/gravure) - Deegam 500.10.1a

Two 4.5mm short at bottom Novaglo blue fluor bands (S17), inverted print from Trafalgar prestige pane DP360 [18.10.05]