Cancellations on Christmas Markets – Essen – Germany.

Cancellations on Christmas Markets – Essen – Germany.

A Christmas Market also known as Christkindlmarkt (Christ Child Market) or Weihnachtsmarkt is a street market associated with the celebration of Christmas during the four weeks of Advent. These markets originated in Germany and are traditionally held in the town square, the market has food and drinks stalls, seasonal items, singing and dancing. Dortmund with 3.5 million visitors and Cologne with four million visitors are known to be the largest Christmas markets.

Cancellations issued on these Christmas markets can be good addition to any collection on Christianity, Christ, Fairs and Markets, Culture and Traditions collection. A cancellation on Essen International Christmas Market dated 13 Dec 1989 is listed.

GERMANY XMAS MKT ESSEN
GERMANY 1989- INTERNATIONAL CHRISTMAS MARKETS -ESSEN

Essen International Christmas Markets – The 2019 Essen International Christmas Market will take place from 15 Nov to 23 Dec 2019 at Willy- Brandt-Platz, Essen.  Essen is the second largest city of Ruhr and is located in North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany and Ruhr & Emscher river flows through the city. Once known for Coal mines, Silver mines and Weapon Industry, it is now known as Energy Capital of Germany( EON & RWE).

Christmas Market Essen
Christmas Market Essen

 

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Stamps on Energy Sources– Portugal 1976.

Stamps on Energy Sources– Portugal 1976.

Portugal issued a set of Stamps on Natural  Energy Sources on 30 Dec 1976.

1$- Hydroelectric Energy     4 $ -Fossil Fuel

PORTUGAL FUEL
PORTUGAL 1976-ENERGY SOURCES -HYDROELECTRIC AND FOSSIL FUELS

Stamps on Battle of Malta(2) – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta(2) – Malta 2005.

Malta issued a set of stamps on Battle of Malta 23 Aug 2005. It was issued to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and Battle of Malta (1940-1942).

51c- Pilots scrambling, Hurricane, Spitfire & Sea Gladiators

One Pound – Tanker “Ohio” & unloading of Supplies at Grand Harbour Au

MALTA-BATTLE OF MALTA
MALTA 2005- BATTLE OF MALTA.

 

Stamps on Oil –Thailand 1993.

Stamps on Oil –Thailand 1993.

Thailand issued a set of stamps on 5th Association of South East Nations Council on Petroleum Conference & Exhibition ASCOPE 93 on 02 Nov 1993.

THAILAND ASCOPE 93
THAILAND 93-ASCOPE 93

Stamps on Natural Gas Pipeline – China – 2005.

Stamps on Natural Gas Pipeline – China – 2005.

Canada issued a set of stamps on completion Natural Gas Pipeline from Tarin Xinjiang to Baihe Shanghai Province on 08 Jan 2005.

80 Fen- Derrik           3 Yuan -Pipes.

CHINA PIPE LINE
CHINA 2000- TARIM-BAIHE GAS PIPELINE.

Stamps on Petro Canada – Canada – 2000.

Stamps on Petro Canada – Canada – 2000.

13 Sep 2006 –  46 cents

Canada issued a stamp to commemorate 25 Years of Petro Canada – an Oil Company

CANADA OIL
CANADA 2000- PETRO CANADA