Life in Nauru – Stamps of Nauru 1984.

Life in Nauru – Stamps of Nauru 1984.

Nauru issued a set of stamps on Life in Nauru on 21 Sep 1984.

1c- Coastal Landscape    5c – Fishing Ship        25c – Boeing 727-100       40c -Ambulance        $2- Anabar Lagoon.

NAURU LIFE IN NAURU
NAURU 1984 -LIFE IN NAURU

3c – Nauruan Lady    15c- Phosphate Mining  20c – Surveyor   30c -Elderly Nauruan               50c – Fishing /Sport Divers.

NAURU LIFE IN NAURU 2
NAURU 1984 – LIFE IN NAURU.
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Greek Navy Ships – Stamps of Greece 1978.

Greek Navy Ships – Stamps of Greece 1978.

Greece issued a set of stamps on old and new Greek Navy Ships. on 15 Dec 1978. A one drachma stamp features a Torpedo Boat.

GREECE NAVY BOAT
GREECE 1978- GREEK NAVY TORPEDO BOAT

Captain George Vancouver – Stamps of Canada 2007.

Captain George Vancouver – Stamps of Canada 2007.

Captain George Vancouver  (22 Jun 1757-10 May 1798) was born in Norfolk England. He was a British officer of Royal Navy best known for his 1791-95 expedition which explored North America’s northwestern Pacific Coast regions.

Vancouver Island and City of Vancouver British Columbia are named after him. Vancouver Washington, Mount Vancouver of Yukon and Alaska are also named after him. Mt Vancouver, NewZealand’s sixth highest peak in the southern Alps is also named after him.

Lifesize gilded statue of Captain Vancouver stands majestically atop the British Columbia Parliament Building in Victoria. He was one of Britain’s greatest explorers and navigators.

HMS Discovery and HMS Chatham were the two ships which took part in the Vancouver expedition.

Canada issued a $1.55 stamp on 22 Jun 2007 to commemorate 250th Birth Anniversary of Captain George Vancouver.

CANADA CAPT VANCOUVER
CANADA 2007 -CAPT GEORGE VANCOUVER-250TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

Marigot Bay – Stamps of St Lucia 1970.

Marigot Bay – Stamps of St Lucia 1970.

St Lucia issued a set of stamps on Tourist attractions. The 35c stamp issued on 01 Feb 1970 features Marigot bay. it is located on Western Coast of Caribbean island of St Lucia and is surrounded on three sides by steep forested hills. It has seen historic battles between French and British Navies.

 

ST LUCIA SCENE
ST LUCIA 1970 – MARIGOT BAY.

City Coat of Arms – Stamps of Mozambique 1961.

City Coat of Arms – Stamps of Mozambique 1961.

Mozambique issued stamps on City Coat of Arms on 30 Jan 1961.

5c – Laurenco Marques      15c- Vila De Chibuto

MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 1
MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 1961- LAURENCO MARQUES & VILA DE CHIBUTO.

20 c- Nampula       1$50- Ouelimane

MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 2
MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 1961- NAMPULA & Ouelimane

3$00 – Vida Cabral    7$50 –  Vila Porto Amelia

MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 3
MOZAMBIQUE COAT OF ARMS 1961- VIDA CABRAL.

Hong Kong  1975 – Royal Visit Queen Elizabeth II.

Hong Kong  1975 – Royal Visit Queen Elizabeth II.

Hong Kong issued a set of two stamps on #0 Apr 1975 to mark Royal Visit of  Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip to Hong Kong then a British Colony.. A First Day Cover with two stamps is listed. The stamps feature Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Phillip, Crown and Hong Kong Coat of Arms.

HONG KONG FDC ROYAL VISIT
HONG KONG FDC ROYAL VISIT 1975