British Locals

The Stamps of Brecqhou

By |August 6th, 2013|

Today more and more collectors are turning to the somewhat esoteric areas of philately. Many are probably disgusted by the endless avalanche of new stamp issues from countries which previously were respected for their serious new issue policies.

Railway Newspaper and Parcel Stamps (1899)

By |January 25th, 2013|

Railway stamps may be divided into three classes, namely, Newspaper, Parcels, and Letter. The newspaper stamps were the first to make their appearance, for as far back as July, 1855, five companies adopted the use of these labels