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A - I
Country ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
Aden
     
Antigua 1st August 1862 18  
Ascension
     
Bahamas 10th June 1859 10  
Bahrain
     
Barbados 15th April 1852 4  
Barbuda
     
Basutoland 1st December 1933    
Batum
     
Bechuanaland and Protectorate 2nd December 1885 41, a  
Bermuda 25th September 1865 20  
British Central Africa 20th July 1891 49a  
British East Africa 23rd May 1890 47  
British Guiana 1st July 1850 2  
British Honduras January 1866 21  
British New Guinea
     
British Solomon Islands
     
British Somaliland
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Brunei
     
Burmah
     
Bushire
     
Cameroons
     
Canada 1st April 1868 26  
Cape of Good Hope
     
Cayman Islands
     
Ceylon 1st April 1857 8  
Crete (British admin)
     
Cyprus 1st April 1880 39  
Dominica 4th May 1874 31  
East Africa and Uganda
Protectorates
     
Egypt
     
Falkland Islands 193 19th June 1878 36  
Fiji 1st November 1870 30  
Gambia 18th March 1869 28  
German East Africa [!]
     
Gibraltar 239 1st January 1886 42  
Gilbert & Ellice Is.
     
Gold Coast 1st July 1875 34  
Grenada 3rd June 1861 17  
Griquland West 179 1st September 1874 33  
Heligoland 1st March 1867 23  
Hong Kong 8th December 1862 19  
India 26th July 1854 5, a-d see Indian States
Ionian Islands 15th May 1859 9  

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J - R
Country ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
Jamaica 92 23rd November 1860 12  
Kenya, Uganda &
Tanzania
       
Kuwait        
Labuan 199 1st May 1879 37  
Lagos 178 10th June 1874 32  
Leeward Islands 265 31st August 1890 48  
Long Island - 7th May 1916  
Malaya     see Malayan States
Maldive Is.        
Malta 93 1st December 1860 13  
Mauritius 8 21st September 1847 1  
Mesopotamia        
Montserrat 184 1st September 1876 35  
Muscat & Oman        
Natal        
Nevis 96 1st January 1861 15  
New Britain        
New Hebrides        
New Republic 242 4th January 1886 44  
New Zealand 57 18 July 1855 6  
Niger Coast Protectorate 280 20th July 1892 50  
Nigeria 447 1st June 1914    
North Borneo 214, 235 March 1883 40  
Northern Nigeria 355      
Northern Rhodesia        
North West Pacific Is.        
Nyasaland Protectorate 402 22nd July 1908    
Orange River Colony        
Palestine        
Pitcairn Islands        
Rhodesia 266 9th December 1890 49  

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S - Z
Country ID First Issue Sequence # Notes
St. Christopher 158 1st April 1870 29  
St. Helena 58 1st January 1856 7  
St. Lucia 94 18th December 1860 14  
St. Vincent 99 8th May 1861 16  
Samoa        
Sarawak 153 1st March 1869 27  
Seychelles 263 5th April 1890 46  
Sierra Leone 86 21st September 1859 11  
Singapore        
Solomon Is.        
Somaliland Protectorate 382      
South Africa   4th November 1910    
Southern Nigeria        
Southern Rhodesia 544 1st April 1924    
Straits Settlements 141 1st September 1867 25  
Sudan 326 1st March 1897 53  
Swaziland 261 18th October 1889 45  
Tanganyika        
Tasmania        
Tobago 202 1st August 1879 38  
Togo 450      
Tonga 240 1st January 1886 43  
Transvaal        
Trinidad 28 14th August 1851 3  
Trinidad and Tobago        
Tristan da Cunha        
Turks and Caicos        
Turks Is. 137 4th April 1867 24  
Uganda 313 20th March 1895 51  
Virgin Is. 133 1st December 1866 22  
Zanzibar 318 10th November 1895 52  
Zululand        
         

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