Pre Stamped Cover – Germany 2000 – Railways
A Pre Stamped Cover was released to mark The International Stamp Fair held in Essen in Germany in2000.
The Cover shows a rail wagon with stamp fair logo.
The Motif shows a train on the Gotzschtalbrucke.
Gotzschtalbrucke is the Largest brick bridge in the World and was built in 1846-1851 for the construction of the railway line between Leipzig and Nuremberg on Altenburg-Reichenbach Plauen-Hof. After completion, it reached a height of 78 m and a length of 574 m. The span of the largest arch is 30.9 m.