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October Stamps 2013



Estonia, a singel stamp, "Finn Gold Cup" 2013 in Tallin.
Shown is the international class Finn Dinghy sailing their world championship.
Estonia


Italia
Italy, a single stamp, centenary Dinghy 12' sailingboats.


Greece, two souvenir sheets, sailing tourism.
The set with the loose stamps we had had in the past on the page
../marken/marken1305.htm .
Italia


Japan
Japan, a set with five stamps, National Sports Games.

Among them these two maritime stamps.


Lithuania, a small sheet with one stamp "90 years Klaipeda" (former Memel).

Litauen


Brasil
Brasil, a single stamp, 400 years of naval forces Jeronimo de Albuquerque.
1613, Jeronimo de Albuquerque was the first Brazilian native to assume command of a Naval Force engaged in military operations, a flotilla formed by sail vessels denominated “caravelöes”. (Auke Palmhof)


Latvia, a single stamp, port of Liepaja (former Libau).
Lettland


Finnland
Finland, a souvenir sheet with five stamps, signs of autumn.
Here one stamp with a rowboat.


Guine-Bissau, two sheets famous sailing ships.
The "Unicorn", "Bounty", "Tenacious", "Lady Washington" and "Statsraad Lehmkuhl" are depicted.
Guinea
Guinea
Here in the centre the "Europa" is depicted.


Poland, a single stamp with the Polish Navy support vessel "ORP Kontradmiral Xawery Czernicki".
ORP - Okret Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej, Polish Republic Naval Ship.
Polen


Mocambique
Mocambique
Mocambique
Mocambique
Mocambique, four stamps of a sheet with ice-breaking ships.
Left top the Finnish tanker "Tempera", the Norwegian icebreaker tug "Polar Pevek", the Russian icebreaker "Paardeberg" and "Capitao Clebnikov".


Mocambique
Mocambique, a souvenir sheet with one stamp and three ships, icebreaking vessels.
On the stamp the Russian freighter "Norilskiy Nickel", in the background the Finnish icebreaker "Kontio" and in front the US expedition ship "National Geopgraphic Explorer".

All Mocambique stamp pictures and informations found in Auke Palmhof, Yahoo user group Ships on Stamps.


Färöer
Faroese, a sheet with three stamps "Nordafar fishery operation at Føroyingahavn".
This sheet has been processed with the new technology "augmented reality", a new layer was placed over the stamps. With an app, you can read an information and then you see on a smartphone or tablet a video about the Faroese.


Czech, a single stamp, the Canoe Slalom World Championships in Prague.
Tschechien


Irland
Ireland, a se-tenant of four stamps, the Irish Defence Forces. Among them a stamp of the Navy.


USA, a single stamp, the battle of Lake Erie, the war of 1812.
USA


Russia
Russia, a souvenir sheet with three stamps, 100 years discovery of the archipelago Sewernaja Semlja.
In search of the NE-Passage a Russian expedition under B.A. Wilkizki reached these islands and stuck there in the ice. On the stamps the cargo ships "Taimyr" and "Waigatsch".
(stamp sheet by J.L. Araignon)


Russia
Russia, a single stamp, ferry service between St. Petersburg and the Aland Islands.
The ferry is the MV "Princess Anastasia".


Liechtenstein, two stamps joint issue Russia - Liechtenstein. The stamps shows pictures of the Russian painter Ivan Mjassojedow, who took the name Eugene Zotow in exile in Liechtenstein. Here the maritime stamp.
Lichtenstein


DK
DK
Denmark, a Danish - French joint issue with two stamps.
Since 1663, 350 years trade agreements between the two countries.


Island
Island
Iceland, two stamps lighthouses. The towers of Vattarnesviti and Skardsfjöruviti are depicted.


Bulgaria, a se-tenant "Philatelic Saloon 2013 Sofia" with two lighthouses.
Bulgaria


Guine-Bissau, two souvenir-sheets with lighthouses.
We see the towers of Statford Point, Eastern Point, Haceta Head, Constantza and Owis Head.
Guinea
Guinea
On the stamp the tower of Cais de Rainha, left Eddystone and right Minot's Ledge are depicted.


Germany
Germany
Germany, two individual stamps. Left the underwater robot "ROV Kiel 6000" is depicted.
Right the Rendsburg High Bridge over the Kiel Canal including the cruiser SMS "Dresden".

ROV - Remote Operated Vehicle, "6000" is that you can use it up to 6,000 m depth.


Tristan
Tristan
Tristan
Tristan
Tristan
Preview:
Tristan da Cunha, a set and an souvenir sheet with five stamps, "Ships of the Volcano Period, Part 4". Issue date 9th December 2013.
We see from left top HMS "Puma", HMS "Jaguar", MV "Tristania", MV "Stirling Castle" and MV "Bornholm".
1961 there was a volcano eruption on the island. The residents left their island. In 1963 they came back again. That was 50 years ago.


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