Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Great Britain 1999

Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Great Britain  1999

The Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century took place on 11 Aug 1999. One of the places where it was visible was Great Britain. Great Britain issued a miniature sheet to commemorate this event . The 64Pence Hubble Telescope stampof 1999 Millennium series was featured in the Miniature sheet. The next near total solar eclipse will be visible from mainland Great Britain on 23 Sep 2090.

The FDC is listed with 64p stamp.

FDC GB TOTAL ECLIPSE
FDC GB TOTAL ECLIPSE 11 Aug 1999.

 

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