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by john sefton
Mon Sep 13, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Moran
Replies: 0
Views: 175

Moran

The stamp shows typical Moran tug but without being named. Founded in 1860, by Michael Moran. When Moran opened a towing and brokerage firm, the Moran Towing and Transportation Company of New York, New York. In 1863, the company transitioned from a brokerage firm to an owner/operator of towing vesse...
by john sefton
Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: HORNBY. 1908
Replies: 1
Views: 1104

Re: HORNBY. 1908

May 31, 1911 Assisted following the launch of Titanic
April 2, 1912 Assisted Titanic on her sea trials
by john sefton
Tue Feb 16, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: New stamp page
Replies: 0
Views: 340

New stamp page

Hello, there is a new stamp page, have a look to

http://www.shipsonstamps.org/Topics/mar ... en2101.htm

Greetings Bjoern
by john sefton
Sat Feb 06, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Endurance (Shackleton)
Replies: 9
Views: 18475

Re: Endurance (Shackleton)

More stamps from Richard Hindle
by john sefton
Mon Jan 04, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Pickle HMS 1827
Replies: 2
Views: 1277

Re: Pickle HMS 1827

The above is not completely correct as pointed out by Auke Palmhof below. Thanks to Auke for his corrections. The PICKLE was built after a draught prepared in Jamaica. 16 July 1825 ordered, not a shipyard given. Launched August 1827 as HMS PICKLE. Tonnage 118 ton (bm), dim. 62.8 x 14.0ft, 21.2 ft le...
by john sefton
Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: U-20 SM submarine
Replies: 1
Views: 1241

Re: U-20 SM submarine

Conning Tower U-20
by john sefton
Wed Apr 29, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: SHEFFIELD HMS (D80)
Replies: 1
Views: 1416

Re: SHEFFIELD HMS (D80)

The survivors of HMS Sheffield. Photo sent by Holly Ritson.
by john sefton
Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: HOLIDAY 1985
Replies: 1
Views: 1377

Re: HOLIDAY 1985

If anyone has any further comments, we would be pleased to hear from you.
by john sefton
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: SHIP STAMP SOCIETY
Replies: 1
Views: 41666

Re: SHIP STAMP SOCIETY

The new DIGITAL Ship Stamp Society is now active and open to new members.
Subscription is just £12pa and it is easy to sign up, just go to
https://shipstampsociety.com and click on the link.
by john sefton
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Sikuani Raft
Replies: 0
Views: 634

Sikuani Raft

The stamp shows a wooden raft handcrafted by Guahibo artisans, an indigenous people native to Llanos or savannah plains in eastern Colombia–Arauca, Meta, Guainia, and Vichada departments–and in southern Venezuela near the Colombian border.

Colombia 2018 Sg?
by john sefton
Tue May 28, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: DELFIN project 667 BDRM submarine
Replies: 3
Views: 1742

Re: DELFIN project 667 BDRM submarine

The reason these stamps are issued is to make money, no other reason. Unfortunately there are so many new issues there is a danger that it will destroy the hobby of stamp collecting.
by john sefton
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Los Reyes (Capitana Mendana)
Replies: 3
Views: 2374

Re: Los Reyes (Capitana Mendana)

Solomon Islands Sg?
by john sefton
Wed Jan 02, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Wanna say Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 2718

Re: Wanna say Hello

Yes, plenty os stamps. Just look up the name of the ship in the index, Malta, in particular has issued some.
by john sefton
Mon Nov 26, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Maud
Replies: 4
Views: 2850

Re: Maud

Norway stamp.