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China Issued Stamps on Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Integrated Growth

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.

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Swiss Railway Stations Brig:Built in 1908, situated between the Simplon Tunnel and tunnel crossing the Lötschberg, the station is located on the international transit routes Geneva-Lausanne-Milan and Basel-Bern-Milano. Lucerne:The modern head station, with the atrium facing the lake, was erected … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

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

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New Stamps from Austria

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

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New Stamps from Malaysia

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

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Russia Issued Stamps on Railway Uniforms

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

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New Stamps of Croatia

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

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Private Cover on Mono Rail

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.

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Royal Mail:Classic Locomotives on New Stamps

A set of stamps celebrating four of Wales\’ classic steam locomotives unveiled by Royal Mail on 20th February 2014..The Hunslet No. 589 Blanche on the Ffestiniog Railway will be featured, along with the LMS 7720 which ran between Gwynedd and … Continue reading

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Maldives Issued Stamps on Means of Transport (2)

Maldives has issued ten different stamp sets on transport theme on 2nd December 2013.This issue includes stamps on High speed trains,Sea Planes, Space Tourism,Fire Engines,Concorde,Formula 1,The History of Automobile,Rescue Boats,Yuri Gagarin and Steam Trains.

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