Timeline of stamp issuing entities of Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT) and connected areas

British Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT) 1922–1960
Tanganyika Republic 1961–1962
Uganda 1962–today
Kenya 1963–today
Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT) 1963–1976
Tanzania and Zanzibar [United Republic of] 1964
Tanzania [United Republic of] 1965–today
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
2010
2020

Stamp issuing entities of Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT) and connected areas

Name Issued
stamps
Bird
stamps
1922–1960 British Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT)

Kenya, Uganda, Tanganyika (KUT) is the name on British postage stamps made for use in the British colonies of Kenya, Uganda, and Tanganyika. The stamps were circulated between 1935 and 1963 by the joint postal service of the three colonies, the East African Posts and Telecommunications Administration.

→ see under British East Africa
≈ 100
1961–1962 Tanganyika Republic
→ see under Tanganyika
≈ 20
1962–today Uganda
→ see under Uganda
≈ 3 Thousand ≈ 230
1963–today Kenya
→ see under Kenya
≈ 900 ≈ 25
1963–1976 Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT) ≈ 200 ≈ 19
1964 Tanzania and Zanzibar [United Republic of]
→ see under Tanzania
≈ 4
1965–today Tanzania [United Republic of]
→ see under Tanzania
≈ 5 Thousand ≈ 408

About Kenya-Uganda-Tanganyika (KUT)

Kenya, Uganda, Tanganyika (KUT) is the name on British postage stamps made for use in the British colonies of Kenya, Uganda, and Tanganyika. The stamps were circulated between 1935 and 1963 by the joint postal service of the three colonies, the East African Posts and Telecommunications Administration. Even after independence, the new separate nations continued to use the KUT stamps, and they remained valid for postage until 1977

Source: Wikipedia

This area is only for the issues after the independence. For earlier issues see British East Africa.

Bibliography

  • Nimrod [pseud.], “Stamp Hunting: Nimrod suggests some stamps worth looking for Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika,” Gibbons Stamp Monthly, January 2014: 99.