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Maritime Topics on Stamps
January Stamps 2011



Uruguay
Uruguay, a se-tenant of two stamps "Charles R. Darwin".
Left we see Darwin and right the research vessel HMS "Beagle".


South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, a set with four stamps "William Hodges R.A. 1744-1797".
William Hodges was a painter. He accompanied Cook on his second voyage.
Here two stamps with paintings of Cook and assumedly the "Resolution".
S.Georgia


Eesti
Estonia, a single stamp with a painting of a Viking boat.


Portugal, a se-tenant "150 years friendship treaty with Japan".
A similar junk is depicted.
Portugal


Tuerkei
Turkey, a set with two stamps "pomposity boats of the sultans II".


Ecuador
Ecuador
Ecuador, a se-tenant of ten stampse and a single stamp "Velas Sudamerica".
We see from left top:
"Cisne Branco" Brasil, "Libertad" Argentina, "Sagres" Portugal, "Capitan Miranda" Uruguay, "Europa" Hollanda, "Esmeralda" Chile, "Gloria" Colombia, "Simon Bolivar" Venezuela, "Cuauhtemoc" Mexico, "Juan Sebastian Elcano" Espana and on the single stamp the BAE "Guayas" Ecuador.
(BAE - Buque de la Armada de Ecuador)


Chile
Chile, a se-tenant of four stamps "Revista Naval del Bicentenario".
The both upper stamps shows fleet pictures of 1910, below a fleet photo from 2010.


Cabo Verde
Cabo Verde, a set with four stamp "Luis de Cadamosto".
Cadamosto was a Venice merchant and seaman working for the Portuguese.
He discovered the Cape Verde Islands.


TAAF, a single stamp with the man of war "Laperouse" (1877 - 1898).
TAAF


Pitcairn
Pitcairn Island, a souvenir sheet with six stamps "Royal Navy Visitors II".
From left top are depicted:
HMS "Royalist", HMS "Cambrian" and "Flora", HMS "Algerine", HMS "Leander", HMS "Monmouth" and HMS "Sutherland".


Germany
Germany
Germany, two stamps of the private post Biber. The lightvessels "Elbe 1" and "Elbe 3" are depicted.


Germany
Germany, a personalized stamp with the lighthouse of Amrum.


Turkey

Turkey, one stamp 150 years lighthouse of Sile.

Turkey

Chile, two stamps 200 years La Serena, among them a lighthouse.


USA
USA
USA, two personalized stamps. The "Queen Elizabeth 2" on her last voyage crossing the Atlantic Ocean is depicted.


Norge
Norge
Norway, another two stamps with ships of the Hurtigrute. We see the MS "Fram".


NL
NL
NL
NL
NL
Netherlands, five personalized stamps with ships.



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