Pilatus Cogwheel Railway -125th Anniversary -Stamps of Switzerland

Pilatus Cogwheel Railway -125th Aniiersary -Stamps of Switzerland

Switzerland issued a stamp on 08 May 2014 to mark the 125th Anniversary of Pilatus Cogwheel Railway. The Pilatus railway is a Mountain railway in Switzerland and is the steepest rack railway in the world with maximun gradient of 48% and Minimum of 35%.

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PILATUS COGWHEEL RAILWAY – SWITZERLAND 2014

Jersey Lilies – 1986

Jersey Lilies – 1986

The Jersey or Belladonna Lily (Amarylilis belladonna) has been adopted as the symbol for Jersey Flower Gala held between 10-15 Jun 1986. This is flower of South African OriginĀ  which is well suited for Jersey’s climate.

Another famous Jersey is the charming portrait of Lillie Langtry by John Everett Millais.

Emilie Charlotte Langtry (1853-1929) was a well known personality of Jersey.

A Miniature sheet on Jersey Lilly the Flower and Portrait Lillie Langtry was issued on 28 Jan 1986.

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JERSEY LILIES -STAMPS OF JERSEY 1986

Croatian Post Mostar stamps of Bosnia – Herzegovina 1994

Croatian Post Mostar stamps of Bosnia – Herzegovina 1994

Hrvatska posta Mostar or Croatian Post Mostar is one of three companies responsible for Postal Services in Bosnia – Herzegovina. It operates mainly in Croat majority areas in Bosnia-Herzegovina and iis headquarters are in city of Mostar.It was established in 1993.

A set of two stamps on Flora in Bosnia -Herzegovina issued by Croatian Post Mastor and First Day Cover on 30 Nov 1994 are listed.

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STAMPS OF CROATIAN POST MASTOR FOR BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA ON FLORA 1994

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh -First Day Cover on Fruits 1990

Bangladesh issued a set of six stamps on Fruits on 16 July 1990. A First Day with six stamps is listed. The fruits are Mango,Papaya,watermelon,Guava, Jackfruit & Starfruit

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BANGLADESH STAMPS ON FRUITS 1990

Bhutan – First Day Cover 1972 Olympics

Bhutan – First Day Cover 1972 Olympics

Bhutan issued a set of stamps on 1972 Munich Summer Olympics on 06 Jun 1972. A FDC is listed.

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1972 MUNICH OLYMPICS -STAMPS OF BHUTAN

 

Vienna International Horticultural Show – Stamps of Austria 1964.

Vienna International Horticultural Show – Stamps of Austria 1964

Austria issued a set of stamps to markĀ Vienna International Horticultural Show. A First Day cover with three stamps is listed. The flowers are Dahlia,Windling and Hollyhocks.

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STAMPS ON VIENNA INTERNATIONAL HORTICULTURAL SHOW 1964