Alderney Issued Stamps on Forts

alderney forts stampsAlderney’s concentration of historic fortifications, such as those depicted across our stamps, are an obvious choice for attracting new visitors whilst inspiring local people about their heritage. These include the Roman fort at Longis Bay, which in Alderney is known as The Nunnery.Continuously inhabited for at least 5,000 years, Alderney is an island full of fascinating historical sites which reflect its turbulent past. This stamp issue features just a small selection of the many historic forts on the island.

Issue Date: 22.07.2015 Designer: Mark Totty Printer: BDT International Process: Offset Lithography Colours: 4 Colours Size: 31.3mm deep x 40.64mm wide Values: 42p, 56p, 57p, 62p, 68p, 77p

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