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Ascension Island’s Issued Stamps on Bicentenary of British Settlement

This series of postage stamps, consisting of four items, celebrates Ascension Island’s Bicentenary of British Settlement, showing historical scenes, paintings and illustrations from the Napoleonic Years. Stampnews.com found out which images and historical scenes will be depicted on these stamps. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II was crowned in Westminster Abbey on 2nd June 1953 as Monarch of Great Britain, Ireland and the British Dominions beyond the seas and has been seen as a steady hand in an ever changing world during these last 60 … Continue reading

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