The Deegam Priced Catalogue of
Elizabethan Coil Leaders 1954-94

This major work is now out of print but is included in the CD version of the Deegam Handbook,
where all Machin leaders issued to date are dealt with in Appendix 1. This 1994 edition lists 
all the Elizabethan coils from the start of Queen Elizabeth's reign to 1994.
It can be downloaded from this page for free. You do not need a PRN to do so,
just click on the green download button below.
The pdf file is 2.5 Mb. The contents include:

lllustrations of all text layouts on leaders

All Wilding leaders issued during the experimental graphite and early phosphor periods are listed.

Graphite and phosphor overprints illustrated

Original research on the alphabets used on Wilding leaders

How the Post Office stock code letters were allocated

Unique catalogue system based on stock code letters

Leader attributes include type and colour of paper and whether it is watermarked or gummed

Separate sections for single value and multivalue rolls

Commemorative leaders included

An account of roll production on the Chambon press

Coil join pairs explained and listed

Coil vending machine test labels and their leaders

How to fold and arrange leaders for display

Packaging labels illustrated