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Ascension Island Issued Stamps on Bicentenary of British Settlement

Ascension Island released stamps on 27th April 2015 that celebrates Ascension Island’s Bicentenary of British Settlement, showing historical scenes, paintings and illustrations from the Napoleonic Years.The issue consists of four stamps that are to be put into circulation on the 27th … Continue reading

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Ascension Island  Issued Stamps on  Prince George Christening

50p Queen Elizabeth II, christened 1 May 1926, is watched by her mother Queen Elizabeth, then the Duchess of York. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images). 55p The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh standing behind Princess Elizabeth who is holding Prince Charles after his … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Cayman Islands The Christmas 2013 stamp issue features buildings of historical significance in the Cayman Islands. The buildings are the old Government House in George Town on the 25-cent stamp; the Old Homestead in West Bay on the 75-cent stamp; … Continue reading

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Ascension Island :New Stamps on Bicentenary of British Settlement 1815 – 2015 Part I

This series of postage stamps celebrates Ascension Island’s Bicentenary of British Settlement, showing historical scenes, paintings and illustrations from the Napoleonic Years. 45p Josephine Bonaparte (1763-1814) at Malmaison circa 1801 by the French painter Francis Pascal Simon Gerard (1770-1837). Oil on canvas. … Continue reading

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Christmas 2011 Stamps :Ascension Island

 

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Ascension Island:Stamps on 70th Anniversary of Royal Air Force

Ascension Island will release a set of 4 stamps to commemorate 7oth Anniversary of RAF.On 1 April 1918, the Royal Navy Air Service (RNAS) merged with the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) to form the Royal Air Force (RAF) and with … Continue reading

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Ascension Island-Lifetime of Service issue

To commemorate a Lifetime of Service by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness Prince Philip, a special set of stamps and souvenir sheets is being issued on 23rd March 2011 by the Ascension Island Post Office.The stamps … Continue reading

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