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New Philatelic Books

India Post published three books on thematic philately. Romance of Rail Price, 1000 Rs. 2.Poetry in Stones, Price 1000 Rs. The Majestic Himalayas through India Postage Stamp Price,1100 Rs.

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France:Stamp on Steam Train

The French Post has released a stamp on the still functioning steam train of Pignes.The Railways of Provence, formerly \”Railways of the South of France\”, is made up of three rail networks. One of them, the network of the Alps, … Continue reading

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Austria will Release Stamp on 100 year s of the Stammersdorf local railway

Austria Post will commemorate 100 year s of the Stammersdorf local railway on 15thJuly 2011.The stamp shows a historic steam locomotive of the BBÖ 378 series, and in the background can be seen the old railway station building of the popular … Continue reading

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My Stamp:Sandip Chaurasia with Full Steam Ahead

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Austria Released Stamp on Karl Golsdorf

Karl Golsdorf (1861 to 1916) was introduced to the complicated design of locomotives by his father at an early age. From 1880 to 1884 he was a student at the University of Technologyin Vienna.You can’t save a ton of weight on … Continue reading

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