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Stamp News:Three Rare Stamps could fetch Half a Million Pounds!

By |August 25th, 2015|

Lundy Honours Trinity House

By |August 23rd, 2015|

Strong winds, fog or pitch-black nights often constitute serious problems for shipping. To help mariners find the right course in stormy waters, lighthouses were built as early as in the 4th century before Christ.

Stamps of Great Britain: ‘Britain’s Schindler’ (2015)

By |August 23rd, 2015|

Stamps of Great Britain: Bees, the Most Useful Insects (2015)

By |August 17th, 2015|

Stamps of the Isle of Man: Manx ‘Buses Part Two (2015)

By |August 12th, 2015|

National Circular Delivery Company (1867)

By |July 15th, 2015|

Isle of Man Stamps: “All Aboard, Please!” (2015)

By |July 14th, 2015|

Stamps of Great Britain: Battle of Britain Anniversary (2015)

By |July 13th, 2015|

Stamps of Great Britain: Before Perforation

By |July 6th, 2015|

British Empire Exhibition Souvenir Telegram (1925)

By |July 1st, 2015|

Stamps of Great Britain: Waterloo Anniversary (2015)

By |June 29th, 2015|

Stamps of Great Britain: 10 Pence (1890)

By |June 28th, 2015|

St. Helena: Stamp Centenary (1956)

By |June 26th, 2015|

The original St. Helena sixpenny stamp, printed by Perkins, Bacon & Co. in 1856, bore a completely new and rather austere head of Queen Victoria, probably engraved by Humphrys.

The Politics of Printing in Stamp Design and Production

By |June 11th, 2015|

It is a truism that political considerations have affected every stamp issuing country, some more than others.

Stamps of Jersey: Musical Instruments (2014)

By |June 10th, 2015|