Tag Archives: stamps on railways
25th Anniversary of AVE Madrid – Seville It’s been 25 years since high-speed arrived in Spain. It was 1992, a year in which Spain dazzled on the world map with two events that have marked history to make it even … Continue reading
Quince Scent The quince is Switzerland’s Fruit of the Year 2017. To mark this accolade. FRUCTUS has designated a fruit of the year each year since 2008. The charitable organization was established in 1985 as a nationwide association in Switzerland to … Continue reading
The stamp set released to mark the integrated development of Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei Province in Shijiazhuang City, capital of North China’s Hebei Province on 9th March 2017.
Gottardo 2016 Two special stamps with a gutter document a strengthened sense of togetherness. The Gotthard Base tunnel is opening up new prospects for the north and south. At 57 kilometres in length, it is a world-re- cord-breaking tunnel. 28,200,000 tonnes of … Continue reading
175 Years of the Montanuniversität Leoben Whether you want a course in blast engineering, petroleum engineering or resource management, the range on offer at the Montanuniversität Leoben is constantly growing and many of the courses offered at this little university … Continue reading
Sabah Trains Malaysia will release 430,000 new stamps on Dec 28 featuring four renowned trains in Sabah — the Hitachi Diesel Hydraulic Locomotive, Railbus, Diesel Multiple Unit (DMC) and Vulcan Steam Locomotive.Of the total, 200,000 stamps are of the Hitachi … Continue reading
The stamps depict uniforms of: General and the conductor of the Office of Communications (1843),Head of the depot and driver 2nd class (1952),Head of the roads and the conductor (1979),Head of the train and the conductor of the passenger car … Continue reading
Locomotives Croatia issued stamps on steam locomotives on 1st October 2014.The period of steam locomotives in Croatia lasted for 126 years, between 1860 – when through Croatian territory railway traffic was established between Kotoriba and Čakovec, as part of the … Continue reading
By Anil Kr Pujara This is a beautiful private cover prepared by Mumbai based philatelist on the inauguration of first mono rail in India at Mumbai on 1st February 2014.