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Greenland Issued Stamps on Abandoned Stations

The series of six postage stamps that focuses on the history that the deserted stations in remote locations in Greenland can tell us today. Issue Date:22.01.2018 Designer:Sissi Møller Printer:Lowe-Martin Group Process:Offset Size:40,00mm x 28,80mm Values:DKK 11,00 & 40,50

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New Stamps from Sri Lanka

70th Anniversary of Parliamentary Democracy Date of Release:3 October 2017 150 Years of Ceylon Tea Ceylon Tea, that most famous brand and well-known ‘cuppa’, celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017. It has been a rich and rewarding history and its … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Swiss Railway Stations Downtown Switzerland Zurich’s main station features in the third part of the definitive stamp series “Swiss railway Zurich main station is by far the largest and busiest station in Switzerland. It also handles the largest volume of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

150 Years of the Brenner Railway The stamp design shows a typical passenger train from the 1980s with an Austrian Railways 1020 series electric engine in a snowy Gries station. On the Austrian side the area around the Brenner Pass … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamps on Railway Stations

An Post have brought out a special series of stamps featuring four train stations – including Bagenalstown in Carlow. The stations featured are Heuston Station, Dublin, Clarke Station, Dundalk, Kent Station in Cork and Bagenalstown Station in Carlow.

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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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