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Malta Issued Stamps under Maritime Series

The fifth issue from the Maritime Malta series consists of three stamps which feature vessels dating back to the Order of St John.Towards the beginning of the 18th century, the Order adopted a squadron of square-rigged warships known as ‘third … Continue reading

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Isle of Man : Maritime Heritage Stamp Issue

Isle of Man is issuing a  miniature sheet of four stamps on 1st May 2015 featuring the paintings of artist, mariner and Manxman John Halsall. The issue also marks a number of historic anniversaries from the rich Manx maritime heritage. … Continue reading

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Royal Mail :Maritime Heritage Stamps

An early 20th century painting of an Aberdeen fishing boat by a fish porter will feature on a new set of stamps designed to “celebrate” Britain’s maritime heritage.Amateur artist Alexander Harwood’s 1907 piece Briar, showing a herring drifter in Aberdeen … Continue reading

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