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Maritime Topics on Stamps
March Stamps 2011



Uruguay
Greenland, a set with three stamps "Communication in Greenland".
Among them this stamp Kayak Mail.


Uruguay
St. Helena, a set with four stamps "RMS St. Helena, 1990 - 2010, 20 Years". Left the mail ship "St. Helena", in the middle arrival on her maiden voyage in St. Helena and right the launch in 1990. On the fourth stamp the captains table / dinner is depicted.


Thailand, a single stamp with a king boat. Several years ago we had this motive with the value of 9 Bath. Now the 9 right in the corner is overprinted and left top we have the value 200 Bath.
Thai


Israel
Israel, a set with four stamps "Herod's Building Projects".
Among them this stamp with the port of Caesarea.


Romania, a set with four stamps "Treasures of the National Gallery".
Among them this picture "Marina" of E. Voinescu.
Romania


Åland
Åland, a set with two stamps ferries,
left the MV "Alandia" and right the MV "Apollo".


Åland, automat stamps with ship buoys.
In the background we see a freighter going through floes.
Åland


Comores
Comoros, a souvenir sheet with one stamp and three additional pictures "Les Grands Impressionnistes", the great impressionists. Here remembering the French painter Henry Moret.


British Antarctic Territory, two souvenir sheets, each with 8 stamps "Centenary of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913".

We see the pictures of Herbert Ponting, who was the photographer at the expedition.

BAT
BAT
Robert Falcon Scott was the leader of the expedition. The aim was to reach the South Pole.
The expedition ship was the "Terra Nova", to be seen on some stamps. Scott died returning from the Pole.


Dunant
Dunant
Guine Bissau and Mocambique, both with a souvenir sheet, each with four stamps, 100 years death of Henry Dunant (1828 - 1910).
Here the two maritime stamps with the hospital ships "J. Henry Dunant" und "Comfort".


China
Hongkong China, a souvenir sheet with five stamps "Lighthouses of Hongkong".
From left the towers of Cape D'Aguilar, Old Green Island, New Green Island, Tang Lung Chau and Waglan are depicted.


Croatia
Croatia, a set with three stamps lighthouses.
From left the towers of Veli Rat, Tajer and Vir are depicted.


Guernsey, a single stamp "SEPAC 2010" with the Point Robert Lighthouse at Sark.
SEPAC means "Small European Postal Administrations Corporation".
Guernsey


Dunant
Dunant
Germany, two personalized stamps of the philately working group Ships and Navigation, "SMS Navicula". We see the steamers "Vaterland" and "Bismarck" of the HAPAG.


Norge
Norway, a personalized stamp with a ketch. In July the sailing vessels of the Tall Ship Race will reach the port of Stavanger. 200 days before the stamp left was issued, 100 days before and at the 28th July two stamps will follow.


ltm
Germany, personalized stamps now from the private mail service Post Modern.
From the lighthouse series 17 personalized stamps were issued.
ltm
ltm
ltm


fsch
Germany, another four individual stamps with lightvessels.
This time from the private mail service Biber Post.
fsch

Kanal
Germany, a personalized stamp from the Mittellandkanal with an inland vessel.

Austria, one personalized stamp with a multi purpose boat of the Vienna fire department.
fsch

NL
NL
NL
Netherlands, here the designers of personalized maritime stamps are very busy.



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