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Maritime Topics on Stamps

May Stamps 2016



NZ
New Zealand, a sheet with ten stamps, "Courage & Commitment, World War 1".
Among them this stamp with HMS "New Zealand", she was involved at the battle at the Skagerrak in 1916.


France, a single stamp, bicentenary steamshipping.
Depicted is the engineer Jouffroy d'Abbans right.
Here the stamp is enlarged to see in the background the paddle steamer in front of a bridge.
France


Färöer
Føroyar, a single stamp, 250th birthday of Nolsoyar Pall.
Poul Poulsen Nolsøe was alive from 1766 to 1809. He became a National Hero of the Føroyar with the name Nolsoyar Pall.


Czech,
a single stamp with the paddle staemer "Vysehrad".
Cesko


Fiji
Fiji, a set with four stamps, local crafts "Uto Ni Yalo".
These were traditional travel and cargo boats that also crossed an ocean.
Fiji


Greenland
Greenland, a set witht three stamps and a souvenir sheet, Sport in Greenland.
Among them this stampwith a canoe race.


Montenegro, a single stamp, centenary "Medua Tragedy".
Depicting the Italian steamer "Brindisi". In WW I she ran on a mine off the Albanian coast with 540 volunteers on board. Only 145 people were rescued.
Montenegro


GB
GB
Great Britain, a sheet with 15 stamps, "Hello from Royal Mail" to the World Stamp Show 2016 at New York.
Among them this enlarged stamp with the Staten Island Ferry.


NL
Netherlands, three sheets "Mooi Nederland", beautiful Netherlands.
Depicted are motifs of Arnemuiden, Urk, Scheveningen, Zoutkamp and Volendam.
For Arnemuiden and Scheveninngen there are two addition sheets issued.


Tristan da Cunha, a se-tenant of four stamps "Britains Longest Reigning Monarch", Queen Elizabeth II.
Among them this stamp with royal yacht "Britannia" and the Queen.
Tristan


SPM
SPM
Saint Pierre et Miquelon, two single stamps.
Left a sail boat ashore for repair, right the trawler "La Grande Hermine".


Egypt
Egypt, a single stamp with the antique Presidential Yacht "Mahrousa". In 2015 after the extension of the Suez Canal she took part in the cerenomies.


Norge
Norway, a sheet with two stamps, Norwegian cuisine.
On the sheet a ship of the Hurtigruten Line, MV "Polarlys".


Indonesia
Indonesia, a sheet with one stamp, "Indonesia Tourism Destination".
Here only the stamp with the speedboat.


Lusitania
Lusitania
Ghana, two souvenir sheets with together seven stamps about the sinkuing of the "Lusitania", 1915.


Liberia
Liberia, a sheet with 20 stamps Royal Navy Ships of World War I, sheet II.
The sheet is divided in two images.
Depicted are HMS "Amazon", HMS "Antrim", HMS "Astraea", HMS "Birmingham", HMS "Bristol", HMS "Cicala", HMS "Euryalus", HMS "Galatea".
Liberia
Depicted are HMS "Hampshire", SS "City of London", SS "Laconia", HMS "Humber", HMS "Kent", SS "Orvieto", SS "Wonganella", HMS "Nighthawk", HMS "Rinaldo", HMS "Valerian", MS "Jupiter", SS "Armandale".

The first stamp sheet is to be seen at March 2016 stamp page, click on this line.


Montenegro
Montenegro, a single stamp, 50th anniversary of a ferry line with the ferry "Bar-Bari".


Djibouti
Djibouti
Djibouti, two sheets with together 7 stamps, 75th anniversary Pearl Harbor.
Depicted are on the left sheet left top the USS "Arizona", right down the USS "Missouri".
On the right sheet there is the USS "Oklahoma". In the Background the USS "Shaw" exploded.
Seemotive shows reluctantly these stamps for informational purposes only.


Guinea B
Guinea B
Guine-Bissau, two sheets with together 5 stamps, "70" (?) anniversary Pearl Harbor.
This issue was printed in 2016 and from 1941 up to today are 75 years. Here are produced just hideous stamps and one cannot calculate.


Togo
Togo
Togo, two sheets with together six stamps, 75th anniversary Pearl Harbor.
These stamps are also a deterrent example for "quick and dirty".


Malediven
Malediven
Maledives, two sheets with together six stamps, "2015 International Year of Light".
Depicted are Fastnet Rock, Portland Bill, Tourlitis (Greece), Castle Hill Rhode Island, Inner Range Canada, Marblehead and Corsewell Gallway.
These stamps fit the above statements.


Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany
Germany, eight individual stamps. The text is visible on the stamps.



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