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Year: 1969

The plates for 1969 are lightweight steel, painted yellow with black lettering. The backs of the plates are painted yellow. These plates have short, oval slots. The plates with the goldpanner have a "nugget" of gold paint in the gold pan; the goldpanner is embossed.

Passenger: n nn nnn nnnn

1969_3746

Examples:

1969_6591

Commercial

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There are several varieties of commercial plates for this year:

  • Ln Lnn-series for livery (taxi) vehicles
  • Rn Rnn-series for recovery vehicles (tow trucks)
  • Tn Tnn Tnnn Tnnnn-series for trucks
  • BUSn BUSnn BUSnnn-series for buses
  • PSVn PSVnn PSVnnn-series for public service vehicles (PSVs). What are PSVs?
  • RESn RESnn RESnnn-series for restricted vehicles. What are restricted vehicles?
  • TFn TFnn TFnnn-series for through freighter (freighter-through) trucks. Probably an error; should have been FT instead of TF.

Government

Yukon government: Gnnnn

197X_G1405

The Yukon government black-on-orange plates (long slots) were used for many years until they were superceded by the YTGnnn series in 1982.

Federal government: Xn Xnn Xnnn Xnnnn Xn·nnn

1950_X3728

Federal (dominion) government vehicles carried dark grey plates with green lettering from the 1950s up to 1982. Some lettering is turquoise due to a bad paint batch. Some with four-digit numbers had a dot between the first and second digits.

Dealer: Dn Dnn Dnnn

1969_D123

Motorcycle

PLACEHOLDER

Rental

PLACEHOLDER

Trailer

PLACEHOLDER

Sample: 0000

PLACEHOLDER

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