Tubes Pneumatiques - Rorpost - Potrubni Posta - Pneumatica

Italy

On the following pages you will find more information on the Pneumatic City Mail installations in several large cities in Italy.

  • Milan
  • Naples
  • Rome
  • Vatican City


  • In Italy they didn't use specialy made envelopes and postcards with preprinted postage stamps, like in several other countries. Beside the stamps for the regular mail, they had seperate stamps for the transport by Pneumatic Mail!

    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1913-04 - 10 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1913-04 - 10 Centesimi

    April 1913

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 10 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: grey-brown
    • Valid to June 16th 1921
    • Michel #110
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1921-09 - 15 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1921-09 - 15 Centesimi

    September 1921

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 15 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: violet-brown
    • Valid to March 15th 1925
    • Michel #137
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1924-01 - 30 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1924-01 - 30 Centesimi

    June 1923

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 30 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: sky-blue
    • Valid to March 15th 1925
    • Michel #174
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1924-01 - 10 Centesimi stamped Cent. 15 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1924-01 - 10 Centesimi stamped Cent. 15

    January 1924

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 10 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 15
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: grey-brown
    • Valid to March 15th 1925
    • Michel #173
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 10 Centesimi stamped Cent. 20 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 10 Centesimi stamped Cent. 20

    March 18th 1925

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 10 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 20
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: grey-brown
    • Valid to December 31th 1925
    • Michel #214
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 15 Centesimi stamped Cent. 20 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 15 Centesimi stamped Cent. 20

    March 18th 1925

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 15 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 20
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: brown-violet
    • Valid to December 31th 1925
    • Michel #215
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 30 Centesimi stamped Cent. 40 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-03-18 - 30 Centesimi stamped Cent. 40

    March 18th 1925

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 30 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 40
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: sky-blue
    • Valid to December 31th 1925
    • Michel #216
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-10 - 40 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1925-10 - 40 Centesimi

    October 1925

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 40 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: red
    • Valid to April 22th 1927
    • Michel #229
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1926 - 20 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1926 - 20 Centesimi

    1926

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 20 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: grey-lilac
    • Valid to April 22th 1927
    • Michel #253
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-07-22 - 20 Centesimi stamped Cent. 15 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-07-22 - 20 Centesimi stamped Cent. 15

    July 22th 1927

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 20 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 15
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: grey-lilac
    • Valid to Juli 1st 1928
    • Michel #268
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-07-22 - 40 Centesimi stamped Cent. 35 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-07-22 - 40 Centesimi stamped Cent. 35

    July 22th 1927

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 40 Centesimi, stamped Cent. 35
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: red
    • Valid to Juli 1st 1928
    • Michel #269
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1928-12-01 - 15 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1928-12-01 - 15 Centesimi

    December 1st 1928

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 15 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: lilac-pink
    • Valid to December 31th 1935
    • Michel #272
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1928-02-08 - 15 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1928-02-08 - 15 Centesimi

    February 8th 1928

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 15 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: carmine
    • Valid to December 31th 1929
    • Michel #273
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-09-14 - 35 Centesimi Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1927-09-14 - 35 Centesimi

    September 14th 1927

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • 35 Centesimi
    • Picture of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy (1869 - 1947)
    • Color: red
    • Valid to December 31th 1935
    • Michel #274

    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1933-03-29 - Cent. 15 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1933-03-29 - Cent. 15

    March 29 1933

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • Cent. 15
    • Picture of Dante Alighieri (1265 - 1321)
    • Color: violet
    • Valid to July 13th 1946
    • Michel #437
    Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1933-03-29 - Cent. 35 Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1933-03-29 - Cent. 35

    March 29th 1933

    • Regno d´Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • Cent. 35
    • Picture of Galileo Galilei (1564 - 1642) Painting of Justus Sustermans (1597 - 1681)
    • Color: carmine
    • Valid to July 13th 1946
    • Michel #438
    Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1945-10-22 - Cent. 60 Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1945-10-22 - Cent. 60

    October 22th 1945

    • Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • Cent. 60
    • Picture of Dante Alighieri (1265 - 1321)
    • Color: brown
    • Valid to December 31th 1948
    • Michel #721
    Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1945-10-22 - Lire 1.40 Italia - Posta Pneumatica - 1945-10-22 - Lire 1.40

    October 22th 1945

    • Italia - Posta Pneumatica
    • Lire 1.40
    • Picture of Galileo Galilei (1564 - 1642)
    • Color: blue
    • Valid to December 31th 1948
    • Michel #722
    Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1947-11-15 - 3 Lire Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1947-11-15 - 3 Lire

    November 15th 1947

    • Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica
    • 3 Lire
    • Color: purple
    • Valid to March 31th 1958
    • Michel #738
    Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1947-11-15 - 5 Lire Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1947-11-15 - 5 Lire

    November 15th 1947

    • Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica
    • 5 Lire
    • Color: green-blue
    • Valid to February 12th 1992
    • Michel #739
    Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1958-01-13 - 10 Lire Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1958-01-13 - 10 Lire

    January 13th 1958

    • Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica
    • 10 Lire
    • Color: brown-red
    • Valid to February 12th 1992
    • Michel #1003
    Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1966-03-15 - 20 Lire Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica - 1966-03-15 - 20 Lire

    March 15th 1966

    • Poste Italiane - Posta Pneumatica
    • 20 Lire
    • Color: blue
    • Valid to February 12th 1992
    • Michel #1204