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Means of Transport Through Ages Stamp Issue

India Post has released its mega stamp issue on means of transport on 25th March 2017. This includes  20 stamps,six sheetlets and four miniature sheets. The stamps  were released at Heritage Transport Museum at Tawdoo near Delhi. The series of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Historical Postal Vehicle The stamp design shows a postal worker from around 1900 on a tricycle. He is wearing a postal uniform with red cuffs and service badges on the collar, as well as a uniform cap. Between the rear wheels … Continue reading

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New USPS Forever Stamps on Classic Trucks

The newest collection of United States Postal Service stamps will feature a pair of classic Ford pickups, a classic Chevrolet pickup and an International Harvester pickup – all of which are displayed in color on a quartet of “Forever” stamps.

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Austria Issued Stamp on Puch 125 Motorcycle

Puch 125  was the most famous Austrian motorbikes , a Puch 125 LM from 1923, the first year that this model was produced.Gifted mechanic Johann Puch founded his first bicycle factory in Graz in 1890. The Puch “Styria” bicycles were a … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Faroes Islands

Old Fire Trucks:Stamps and Maxi Cards Faroes issued  three stamps featuring a historic fire pump and two old fire engines. The fire pump, which dates back to 1776 and underwent repairs in Denmark in 1819, was the first of its … Continue reading

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Newly Released Austrian Stamps

ÖAMTC:120 Year’s This year the ÖAMTC (Österreichischer Automobil-, Motorrad- und Touringclub, Austrian Automobile, Motorbike and Touring Club) celebrates the 120th year of its existence. The Austrian Touring Club (ÖTC) was founded in 1896, followed by the Austrian Automobile Club (ÖAC) … Continue reading

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USPS:New Forever Stamps on Classic Pickups

Each of the four pickup-themed Forever stamps will celebrate the rugged and reliable work trucks that helped build this country during the early and mid-20th century. The featured historically accurate pickups, illustrated by Chris Lyons, will be: The 1938 International … Continue reading

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New IOM Stamps on Public Transport

Isle of Man Post has issued a set of six stamps on 15th July 2015 on the public transport buses of 1930s and 40s.This beautiful set augments “All Aboard Please!” issue of 1999, proving that, like buses, good stamps are … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamp on First Bus Service in Budapest

Hungary issued a stamp on 16th April 2015 to commemorate the centenary of the start of the first scheduled bus service in Budapest. The stamp design features the first two Budapest buses. One is a battery-powered, double-decker Austro-Daimler, whose registration … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Delta Gnom Austria has issued a stamp on historical manufacturer – Delta Gnom on 7th March 2015. It depicts the bike produced by this manufacturer. Made in Vienna from the nineteen-twenties by the Engler, Wolmersdorfer Company, the Delta Gnom was … Continue reading

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