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    NEWFOUNDLAND
     
    ST. JOHNS CITY PLATES (No legend, year date only)  Pairs all years.

    1920   1001 - 1746   Black/Light Orange
    1921   2001 - 2142   White/Dark Blue
    1922   3001 - 3438   Blue/Beige
    1923   4001 - 4680   White/Dark Blue
    1924   5001 - 5373   White/Red            (#5724 issued 11/29/24)
    1925   6001 - 6984*  White/Black

    ST. JOHNS DIMENSIONS
    1920      5 1/2" x 12"
    1921
    1922-25   5 1/2" x 13"
     
    NEWFOUNDLAND PASSENGER PLATES
    Numbering began at #1001 or #1-001 all years except 1951 #10-001.
    #1 seen 1958, 1960, 1963, 1973-76; #2 and 3 seen 1976.
    Truck known 1927.  5-digit expected 1949.

    1925   2018*              1940    5-406*             1955   27-392
    1926   2004               1941    5-005              1956   35-611*
    1927   2419               1942    6-500*             1957   37-775*
    1928   2683               1943    6-086*             1958   38-785*
    1929   3147*              1944    5-656              1959   42-553*
    1930   3481               1945    4-635              1960   45-649
    1931   3589               1946    6-345*             1961   49-327
    1932   3297               1947    7-165*             1962   54-941
    1933   2805               1948    7-982              1963   59-285
    1934   3581               1949    9-001              1964   65-072
    1935   3869               1950   11-160              1965   69-890*
    1936   4145               1951   23-412              1966   73-668*
    1937   4750*              1952   18-978*             1967   78-934*
    1938   5-047*             1953   20-952              1968   86-160*
    1939   4-860              1954   26-100*             1969   87-529*

    1944:  Dated "42" (mate of 1942) in Red/Black, not Orange/Black.
    1965:  70,000 reportedly made.


    1970-72 BASE                      1-001 - 135-135


    1973-75 BASE
    1973 Type 1:  White back          1-001 - 150-663
    1975 Type 2:  Black back        156-210 - 164-873         (8,664 P)


    1976-81 BASE   (White back)       1-001 - 258-425


    1982-94 BASE                                      No I,Q,U,Y used.*
    Mar.82  "JUN 82"  Type 1        AAA-001 - AKC-999       (232,767 P)
    Nov.86  "OCT 87"  Type 2        AKD-001 - AKO-999        (10,989 P)
    Jun.87  "MAY 88"  Type 3        AKP 001 - AKV 500         (4,496 P)
    Aug.87  "JUL 88"  Type 4        AKV-501 - ALB-500         (4,995 P)
    Jan.88  "DEC 88"  Type 2a       ALB-501 - AMB-999        (22,477 P)
    Aug.88  "JUL 89"  Type 5        AMC-001 - ANZ-999        (40,959 P)
    Apr.90  "MAR 91"  Type 6        AOA-001 - APC-999        (24,975 P)
    Mar.91  "FEB 92"  Type 7        APD-001 - ASZ-999        (61,938 P)
                                                      (TOTAL 403,596 P)

    Description of Types:
    Type 1 - Nova Scotia dies, slim heavy "W" in "NEWFOUNDLAND",
             round corners, bolt holes               (Waldale, NS)
    Type 2 - Newfoundland dies, wide clear "W" in "NEWFOUNDLAND",
             round corners, bolt holes               (Neal, NF)
    Type 3 - Quebec dies, square corners, bolt slots, 
             no hyphen                               (Acme, QC)
    Type 4 - As Type 3, but with hyphen              (Acme, QC)
    Type 5 - As Type 1, but with square corners      (Waldale, NS)
    Type 6 - As Type 5, but Bluenose dies            (Waldale, NS)
    Type 7 - As Type 2, but square flange on corners (Neal, NF)

    *I,Q,U,Y used only on AAA-AHZ series; AGY,AHI,AHQ seen. ASS omitted.

    Non-Pass. Prefixes:  BAA-DAB, EAA-EAZ, FAA-FZZ, GFA-GFZ, GMA-GMZ,
                         GPA-GPZ, LTG, MHA, PRP, PRS, SAA, TAA-TDE,
                         TED, TXB, TXD-TXE, VAA, WAA-WAZ, XAA-XAZ.

    Currently revalidated.


    1993-2002 WORLD BASE                               No I,Q,U,Y used.
    7-26-93  "NOV 93"  Type 1       ATA 001 - AWF 999        (49,950 P)
    Jul.95   "JUNE96"  Type 2       AWG 001 - AZF 999        (43,956 P)
    1998     "JUNE99"  Type 3       AZG 001 - AZZ 999        (15,984 S)
    1998     "APR 99"  Type 4       HBD 001 - HBN 999         (9,990 S)
    1999     "OCT 99"  Type 5       HBO 001 - HCM 999        (20,979 S)
    2001     "APR 01"  Type 6       HCN 001 - HDZ 999        (31,968 S)
    2001     "MAR 02"  Type 5a      HEA 001 - HEP 999        (14,985 S)
                                             (TOTAL 93,906 P, 93,906 S)

    Description of Types:
    Type 1 - Aluminum, Bluenose dies         (Waldale, NS)
    Type 2 - Steel, Alberta dies             (Hi Signs, AB)
    Type 3 - Steel, New Brunswick dies       (Waldale, NS)
    Type 4 - Aluminum, British Columbia dies (Astrographics, BC)
    Type 5 - Aluminum, Manitoba dies         (Waldale, NS)
    Type 6 - Aluminum, Alberta dies          (Hi Signs, AB)

    Issued only to new registrations, except 1996-97 when Cabot base
    was issued.  Single plates issued starting 4/1/1997.
    Currently revalidated.


    1996-98 CABOT BASE                                   No I,Q,U used.
    Sep.96   "OCT 96"               HAB 001 - HBC 999        (24,975 P)

    Issued only to new registrations.
    Made/Astrographics, BC.
    HAC 722 has point-topped "A", HAT 635 has flat-topped "A".
    Discontinued September 1997, but still currently revalidated.


    2002-08 FLAG BASE                                  No I,Q,U,Y used.
    11-19-01 "SEPT02"  Type 1       HER 001 - HFO 999        (20,979 S)
    Jul.02   "MAY 03"  Type 2       HFP 001 - HGZ 999        (29,970 S)
    9-16-03  "FEB 04"  Type 3       HHA 001 - HLL 999        (76,923 S)
    4-15-06  "AUG 07"  Type 4       HLM 001 - HMT 999        (28,971 S)
                                                      (TOTAL 156,843 S)

    Description of Types:
    Type 1 - Aluminum, Manitoba dies, province name at bottom,
             legends on two lines, bolt holes (Waldale, NS)
    Type 2 - Aluminum, British Columbia dies, province name at top,
             legends on two lines, bolt slots (Astrographics, BC)
    Type 3 - Aluminum, Haiti dies, no "CANADA",
             legends on one line              (Irwin Hodson, OR)
    Type 4 - As Type 3, but Manitoba dies     (Waldale, NS)

    Issued only to new registrations.  Currently revalidated.
    HHB, HJL-HJP = Veteran, counted in total.


    2008-18 PITCHER PLANT BASE                         No I,Q,U,Y used.
    4-7-07   "JUNE08"               HMV 001 - JFD 086       (336,749 S)
     
    Issued only to new registrations.