Stamps on ” Sailships – Armada of the Century ” – France 1999.

Stamps on ” Sailships – Armada of the Century ” – France 1999.

France has issued a set of stamps on ” Sailships – Armada of the Century ”  on 10 Jul 1999.

1 Fr – Belle Poule       1 Fr – Belem       1 Fr – Americo Vespucci

FRANCE 99 SHIPS 2
FRANCE 1999- SAILSHIPS-ARMADA OF THE CENTURY

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta – 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).

2c- Queue outside “Victory Kitchen” and ruins of Royal Opera House.

5c- Royal Navy Convoy under air attack.

25c- Anti-aircraft guns and St Publius Church, Floriana

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MALTA 2005 – BATTLE OF MALTA

 

Al Raha Beach Development -Stamps of UAE – 2006.

Al Raha Beach Development -Stamps of UAE – 2006.

UAE issued a set of four stamps on Urban Development Project Al Raha Beach on 18 Sep 2006. Stamps feature Aldar Properties.

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UAE 2006- URBAN DEVELOPMENT AL RAHA BEACH
UAE AL RAHA BEACH
UAE 2006- URBAN DEVELOPMENT AL RAHA BEACH

Stamps on Hanse Cities -Germany – 2006. 

Stamps on Hanse Cities -Germany – 2006.

07 Sep 2006 –  70 euro cent

Germany has issued a stamp on Hanse Cities to mark 650th Anniversary of Hanseatic League. This stamp featuring ships was a joint issue with Sweden

The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive confederation of merchants and markets in Northwestern and central Europe. It started with few North German towns in the late 1100s, the league came to dominate Baltic maritime trade for three centuries along the coasts of Northern Europe. Cities from Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Estonia, Poland etc formed part of the league which dominated till the 1450s. Some cities are Bremen, Hamburg, Lubeck, Stockholm, Riga, Deventer.

A First Day Cover cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY HANSE CITY
GERMANY FDC 2006- HANSE CITIES

 

Stamps on Ferry Service – GDR 1979

Stamps on Ferry Service – GDR 1979

GDR issued a set of stamps on 70 Years of Rail-Ferry Service between Sassnitz- Trelleborg on 26 Jun 1979.It is a ferry service between Germany and Sweden.

20 Pf – Railway Ferry “Rostock”    35 Pf- Railway Ferry “Rugen”

GDR SHIPS
GDR 1979- FERRY SERVICE SASSNITZ-TRELLEBORG

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

Titanic Artefacts Stamp Sheet – Maldives

Titanic Artefacts Stamp Sheet – Maldives

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MALDIVES 1998 -TITANIC ARTEFACTS STAMP SHEET

Capt Edward Smith’s Cap

A Deck Chair from Titanic

Fifth Officer Harold Lowe’s Coat Button.

One of the 28 Lifeboats of Titanic

The Titanic Wheel

A Passenger’s Lifejacket.