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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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Thailand Issued Stamps on 120 Years of State Railway

Thailand Post on Thursday launched a new set of four stamps to commemorate the State Railway of Thailand’s 120th anniversary. The stamps depict locomotive models used in Thailand, including the General Electric diesel electric locomotive (1964-1966), the Krupp diesel hydraulic … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belarus

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector  Group ArGe Zoologie Minsk Metro Belarus issued two stamps  on “Minsk Metro” on 27th February 2017.The station Maskouskaya was opened in 1984 when on 30 June the regular movement of … Continue reading

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New Stamp Sheets from Liechtenstein

Famous Trains Special combination mini-sheet of 10,Issue Date: 17.02.2017 Legendary Motorcycles Small set of 10 stamps in combined print,Issue Date: 17.02.2017 Outdoor Sport The jury was impressed by the sheer number and quality of the photos entered and in an anonymous evaluation … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Royal Mail

Royal Mail Heritage: Mail by Rail Post & Go Stamps Personalised with the recipient’s name and address. Contains an information card, written by Julian Stray of The Postal Museum, which expounds on the theme of each stamp.  Travelling Post Office: … Continue reading

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First in India : First Locomotive

First locomotive on Indian stamps was appeared on 16th April 1953 to commemorate the centenary of Railway in India.The stamp depicts a locomotive of 1853 and another of 1953. Construction of a line out of Bombay begins, and a locomotive, … Continue reading

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Poland Issued Postcard on 150 Years of Tram communication

Denomination: 2,00 PLN print run: 10.000 pcs printing technique: offset card size: 148 x 105 mm release date: 11th December 2016 author: Agata Tobolczyk

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New Stamps on Railway Theme

Austria:Gleichenberg Railway For the past 85 years the Styrian towns of Feldbach and Bad Gleichenberg have been linked by a standard-gauge electric railway. The Gleichenberg railway is now to be presented on a commemorative stamp from the “Railways” series. In … Continue reading

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Isle of Man Railway Letter Stamps

IOM has issued a special folder on railway stamps .The first Isle of Man Railway Letter Stamps were issued in 1971 for use on commemorative occasions. They had a face value of 5p and 7p and were inscribed ‘Victorian Steam … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Jewish Bridal Jewellery Jewish bridal jewellery stamps are from the collection of the Israel Museum’s Wing for Jewish Art and Life.The stamps features Bridal Head Ornament, Wedding ring and Bridal jewellery which reflects the rich Israeli culture and their values. … Continue reading

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