Ireland Issued Stamps on Lighthouses

ireland-lighthouses-stampsIreland issued a set of 4 stamps on lighthouses on 6th  October 2016There are four stamps in the collection designed by Vermillion Design, featuring Irish Lights staff working on a buoy; a helicopter at work near Fanad  lighthouse  in Donegal; the technology Irish Lights offers to sea users; and the , ILV Granuaile the service’s multifunctional vessel. Each highlights a different aspect of the agency’s navigation and maritime services which go beyond the many lighthouses in its coastal network, including some 4,000 local navigation aids such a buoys and marks on dangerous wrecks outside harbour areas.

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