Lighthouses of Germany – Alter at Borkum – Cancellation 2011.

Lighthouses of Germany – Alter at Borkum – Cancellation 2011.

Germany issued a special cancellation on Alter Lighthouse at Borkum in Lower Saxony on 19 Mar 2011. A Cover sent from Germany to India is listed. This tower was built in 1576 as a landmark, active lighthouse from 1817 to 1879, from 1895 to 1921 used a maritime traffic control station.

GERMANY ALTER LIGHTHOUSE
GERMANY ALTER LIGHTHOUSE CANCELLATION 2011
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Kadalur Point Lighthouse -Special Cover India 2009.

Kadalur Point Lighthouse -Special Cover India 2009.

A Special cover was issued by India on 20 Oct 2009 on Centenary of Kadalur Point Lighthouse (1909-2009). The special cover was issued at Kadalur. The Lighthouse was started in 1907. The circular stone masonry tower has a height of 34 metres. It is located near Koyilandy in Kozhikode district on the coast of Arabian Sea.

INDIA FDC KADALUR POINT LIGHTHOUSE
INDIA SPECIAL COVER 2009 – KADALUR POINT LIGHTHOUSE CENTENARY

New England Lighthouses of USA – 2013.

New England Lighthouses of USA – 2013.

The USA issued a set of stamps on Gulf Coast Lighthouses on 13 Jul 2013. A Cover with one of these stamps is listed.

Forever (Initial value 46c)- Portland Head Maine.

USA LIGHTHOUSE 2013
USA 2013- NEW ENGLAND LIGHTHOUSES- PORTLAND HEAD MAINE

 

Gulf Coast Lighthouses of USA – 2009.

Gulf Coast Lighthouses of USA – 2009.

The USA issued a set of stamps on Gulf Coast Lighthouses on 23 Jul 2009. A Cover with two of these stamps is listed.

44C- Sabine Pass Louisiana.

44c-Sand Island Alabama.

USA LIGHTHOUSES 44
USA 2009 -GULF COAST LIGHTHOUSES -SABINE PASS & SAND ISLAND

Lighthouses of USA on stamps- 2007

Lighthouses of USA on stamps- 2007

Pacific Lighthouses 2007

21 Jun 2007 -41c – Grays harbour Lighthouse Washington.

21 Jun 2007 -41c- Umpqua  River Lighthouse Oregon

USA LIGHT HOUSES
USA 2007 -LIGHTHOUSES St George Reef & Umpqua River

 

USA 2007 -LIGHT HOUSES 41C
USA 2007 – GRAYS HARBOUR LIGHTHOUSES

21 Jun 2007 -41c- St George Reef Lighthouse

26 Apr 1990 -25c – Cape Hatteras Lighthouse North Carolina

USA LIGHT HOUSES 25C
USA  1990- CAPE HATTERAS LIGHTHOUSE 25C

Lighthouses of Germany on Stamps -2004-08.

Lighthouses of Germany on Stamps -2004-08.

Germany has issued a set of stamps on Lighthouses from 2004 to 2008.

8 Jul 2004 –  45 Pf – Greifswalder Oie. It is a small island in the Baltic Sea located east of Rugen on the German Coast. It has a 49metre high Lighthouse with one of the strongest beacons in the Baltic. the whole island is a nature reserve.

7 Jul 2005 –  45 Pf- Brunsbuttel Mole 1-It is located in Brunsbutteler city. It is a navigation point for traffic on river Elbe and entrance to North Sea-Baltic Canal. this octagonal cast iron lighthouse was established in 1895.

GERMANY LIGHT HOUSES
GERMANY 2004/05- LIGHTHOUSES

Jul 2007 – 55 Pf – Hornum Sylt (built 1907). It is 34m high.

GERMANY LIGHTHOUSE 55
GERMANY 2007- HORNUM LIGHTHOUSE

3 Jul 2008 – 55 Pf -Amrum (built 1873). It is located in the southern part of German island Amrum in Nebel. It is 42 meters high and was opened in 1875.

GERMANY LIGHT HOUSES 55
GERMANY 2008-LIGHTHOUSE AMRUM