Palaces on Stamps -4th Definitive Series Russia 2003

Palaces on Stamps -4th Definitive Series Russia 2003

Russia brought out the 4th Definitive series in 2003 featuring Palaces . Two stamps on are listed

1.00 r -Ostankino Palace   – It is a former residence and private opera theatre Sheremetev family located north of Moscow.It was built between 1792-98.

1.50 r – Gatchinsky Palace It is a palace in Gatchina in Leningrad oblast. It was built from 1766 to 1781 by Antonio Rinaldi for Count Grigori Orlov. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Palaces of Russia -4th Definitive Series of Russia -2003

The First Russian Lorries – Stamps of Russia 2007

The First Russian Lorries – Stamps of Russia 2007

Russia issued a set of three stamps on the First Russian Lorries . The stamps were released on 25 Oct 2007. The Lorries featured on stamps are

8r- AMO-F_15 (1924) ,   8r- GAZ (AA)-MM -1932   ,    8r- Z15-5V (1942)

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STAMPS OF RUSSIA 2007 – FIRST RUSSIAN LORRIES

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

The theme for Russia’s 6th Definitive issue was Kremlins issued on 01 Oct 2009.

3.0 R – Rostov Kremlin    5.0 R – Novgorod Kremlin ( UNESCO World Heritage site)

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6th DEFINITIVE ISSUE -RUSSIA 2009 -KREMLINS

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

The theme for Russia’s 6th Definitive issue was Kremlins issued on 01 Oct 2009.

1.5 R – Zaraysk Kremlin    2.0 R – Kazan Kremlin ( UNESCO World Heritage site)

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6th DEFINITIVE SERIES RUSSIA -KREMLINS -2009

Miniature sheet on City of Izborsk – Russia 2012

Russia issued a miniature sheet to commemorate 1150th Anniversary of City of Izborsk on 04 Jul 2012. It is a rural town located in Pichorsky District of Pskov oblast. It has one of the ancient and impressive fortress of Western Russia.

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MINIATURE SHEET ON CITY OF IZBORSK – RUSSIA 2012

Miniature sheet on City of Belozersk – Russia 2012

Miniature sheet on City of Belozersk – Russia 2012

Russia issued a miniature sheet to commemorate 1050th Anniversary of City of Belozersk on 04 Jul 2012. It is a town located on southern bank of Lake Beloye from which it takes its name. It is one of five original towns of Russia chronicled in 862 AD.

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MINIATURE SHEET ON 1050 ANNIVERSARY ON CITY OF BELOZERSK -STAMPS OF RUSSIA 2012

200th Anniversary of Russian Army marching over Alps – Field Marshal A Suvorov

200th Anniversary of Russian Army marching over Alps – Field Marshal A Suvorov

Field Marshal Alexander V Suvorov (1730-1800) was the leader of Austro-Russian Army during the French Revolutionary Wars (1792-1802).During this war he was surrounded in the Alps but his superb tactical withdrawl in the face of French Forces four times his forces strength with minimum casualties earned him the title of Fourth Generalissimo of Russia.

A Joint Issue stamp with Switzerland issued by Russia on 24 Sep 1999 shows Suvorov with his officers and troops marching over Alps. The Stamp was issued to commemorate 200th Anniversary of Russian Army marching over Alps .

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A SUVOROV MARCHING OVER ALPS