Stamps featuring the Kennon Road
The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue a stamp to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the first group of Japanese workers for the construction of Kennon Road.
|Kind of Issue:||Commemorative|
|Denomination & Quantity:||P5.00 – – – – – 80,000|
|Date of Issue:||February 20, 2003|
|Last Day of Sale:||May 20, 2003|
|Sheet Composition:||50 (5 x 10)|
|Size of Stamp:||40mm x 30mm|
|Printing Process:||Litho-Offset (4 colors)|
|Printer:||Amstar Company, Inc.|
|Layout Artist:||Alfonso V. Divina|
|Design:||Photo of Kennon Road|
The famous Benguet Road, better known far and wide as Kennon Road, is one of the best mountain roads in the world. Named after Major Lyman M. Kennon, the ultimate builder of the road, it stands as a tribute to Major Kennon's engineering skill and knowledge and excellent understanding of human nature. Read more.