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New Pictorial Postmark on Animals and Lighthouses

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia: Turtle The postmark featuring sea turtle will be released on 26th June 2017 from   SIBENIK , CROATIA.  South Korea: Long-tailed Gorals The postmark featuring pair … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Dutch Caribbean

Birds of St. Eustatius Issue Date: 03.03.2017 Butterflies of Saba Issue Date: 03.03.201 Lighthouses of Bonaire Issue Date: 03.03.2017

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Virtsu lighthouse

Planning and building of the first Virtsu lighthouse started in 1863 and the first assembled Virtsu lighthouse went into operation in 1866. It was red in colour with a green cast iron cap, 28 eight meters high with the visibility … Continue reading

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New Stamps from China

150th Birth Anniversary of Sun Yat-sen China Post has issued a set of commemorative stamps for the 150th anniversary of Sun Yat-sen’s birth on Nov. 12. Dr Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925) was an eminent patriot, a national hero and an enlightened … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Bicentenary of Central Bank of Norway After Denmark denied Norway its own monetary system, Norwegian Parliament passed a bill to establish Norway’s own central bank. On 14 June 1816, Norges Bank was founded, and two hundred years later it has … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps on Lighthouses

Ireland 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; … Continue reading

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New Pictorial Cancellations on Lighthouses from Gerrmany

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Grpup ArGe Zoologie Three new postmarks will be available. On July 12th in 25946 NEBEL, on August 20th in 21698 HARSEFELD and on August 27th in HELGOLAND.

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New Pictorial Postmarks from Germany

By Wolfgang Beyer,Vice Chairman of the German Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Lighthouses 23769 FEHMARN, a isle located in the Baltic Sea.  25999 KAMPEN on the Isle of Sylt located in the North Sea. Farm Animals 98617 MEININGEN. One postmark is featuring a … Continue reading

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New Stamp Presentation Packs Released from Netherlands

25 Lighthouses of The Netherlands Issue Date: 17.02.2016 72 Stamps of Birds  Issue Date: 17.02.2016 Flowers and Butterflies New stamps with drawings by Janneke Brinkman-Salentijn, consisting of four different sheets. Each sheet represents a season. Issue Date: 04.01.2016

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New Stamps from Iceland

International Year of Soils 2015 Issue Date: 10.09.2015 Values: 960 Lighthouses V The lighthouse of Elliðaey stands on the Heiðnaberg cliff in Breiðafjörður. It is the fourth in the row of lighthouses built on Heiðnaberg since 1902. The second lighthouse was erected … Continue reading

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