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Last update: 1 Mar 2005

picture taken by Karlheinz Porth
(Germany) on 27 June 1962

  Picture Date of
first issue
Date of
last issue
Type Description Remarks
1
1924?   car L 123
(L 121-2277)
hand painted
2 1924?   mc L 12
(L 13-266)
hand painted
3     govt L 12
(under 100)
plate wanted
hand painted
4     dlr P 12
(P 16-51)
plate wanted
hand painted
5     tr S 12
(S 2-19)
hand painted
6 1926?   car with tabs (white and blue) plate wanted
hand painted
tab 1926 = blue on white
7 1950s?   temp L 1 SF plate wanted
hand painted
8 1962 1972 car L 1234
(L 266-3125)
no border
9   1975 govt L 12
(under 100)
no border
10   Dec 1973 mc L-123
(L 7-229)
 
11   1975 tr S 123
(S 3-254)
no border
12   Dec 1973 trac L 1234
(L 219-1123)
big L
13   Dec 1973 trac L 1234
(L 499-1894)
small L
14
    dlr P 123
(P 36-148)
no border
15     dlr P 97 plate wanted
big P, mistake?
16   Mar 1996 mopd AA/123 every year a different
colour, 1988 = red
17   Mar 1996 mopd 123/AA every year a different
colour, 1989 = green
18 1972 1975 car L 1234
(L 343-7575)
reflective
no border
19     tr S 123
(L 264)
reflective
no border
20 Jan 1974 Dec 1980 mc L/123
(L/55-208)
small L
21
Jan 1974   trac L 1234
(L 2018-2080)
(remakes L 216-296)
with border
22 1975 Dec 1980 car L 1234
(L 366-9437)

with border

23 1975 Dec 1980 govt L 12 (under 100)

with border

24 1975   tr S 123
(S 153-470)

with border

25     trac L 1234
(L-2371)
big L
hyphen mistake
26     dlr P 123
(P 96-105)
big P
27   Apr 1997 mc

L/123
(L/125-590)

big L
28 Jan 1981 May 1992 car LA 123 closed circle
big L, long plate
1983 LD
29 Jan 1981 May 1992 car LA 12 closed circle
big L, short plate
1987 LH
30 Jan 1981 May 1992 car L 1234 closed circle
big L, reissue
31 Jan 1981 May 1992 govt L 12 (under 100) closed circle
big L
32     trac L 1234
(L 2466-2469)
closed circle
big L, non reflective
33
  Jan 2004 trac L 1234
(L 2728 - 3899)

(remakes L 69 - 745)

closed circle
big L, reflective
1998 L 3599

low number remake

34
  May 2004 dlr P 123
(P 107-126)
also temporary
closed circle big P
1998 P 136

non reflective and reflective

35   Jan 2004 tr S 1234
(S 53-4549)
closed circle
big S
1998 S 3399
36 Jun 1992 now car LA 12
(LN-)
new design
short plate
1992 LN
37 Jun 1992 now car LA 123
(LN-)
long plate
1996 LO
1998 LP
38 Jun 1992 now car L 123
(-LN)
reissue
Jan 2000 LR
July 2000 LS
39
Jun 1992 now pers MAJA a shadow number is used printed on a sticker in the right hand top corner (LM 2)

plate withdrawn
7 digits max. (this is 8)
40 Jun 1992 now taxi PROMT

taxi uses a red sticker for the shadow number (LN 124)

41 Jun 1992 now govt L 12
(under 100)

 Jan 2002 LT
Jan 2004 LU

42 Jun 1992 now pers LAND 1
(1-4)
government
shadow number (L 28)
43 Apr 1996 now mopd L/123 1998 L/999
44 May 1997 Apr 1998 mc L/123 new dies
1998 L/599
45 Apr 1998 now mc L/123 new design
46 Apr 1998 now pers M 1 motorcycle plus sticker of shadow number (L 640)
47
May 2000 now mc L/123 new motorcycle design

low number remake
48
May 2000 now mc HAR/LEY
XX
plate wanted
new motorcycle design
(shadow number L 649)
Jan Erik
one line
(shadow number L 768)
Mattsson
49 May 2003 now temp AF 123 sticker
50 Jan 2004 now trac L 1234
(3900-)
plate wanted
51 Jan 2004 now tr S 1234
(4550-)
plate wanted
52 May 2004 now dlr P 123
(1-123)
plate wanted

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