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by aukepalmhof
Sat Feb 24, 2024 9:48 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: AMSTERDAM cruise vessel
Replies: 1
Views: 715

Re: AMSTERDAM cruise vessel

Built as a passenger-cruise vessel under yard no 6052 by Fincantieri Breda, Marghera, Venice, Italy for HAL Antillen N.V., Seattle, Wa. 29 June 1998 laid down. 04 January 2000 floated out as AMSTERDAM, three sisters VOLENDAM, ZAANDAM, and ROTTERDAM. Tonnage 60,874 grt, 7,381 nrt, dim. 237.86 x 32.2...
by aukepalmhof
Sat Feb 17, 2024 3:33 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Galantry
Replies: 2
Views: 3180

Re: Galantry

GALANTRY trawler
St Pierre et Miquelon 2024 1.96E sg?. Scott?
by aukepalmhof
Thu Feb 15, 2024 8:27 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: St.GALLEN (III)
Replies: 0
Views: 116

St.GALLEN (III)

Switzerland issued one stamp that 200 years ago the first steamboat service on Lake Constance commenced, The stamp shows not the first ship but the ST GALLEN. In 1824, a steamboat travelled on Lake Constance for the first time. The WILHELM connected the Swiss municipality of Romanshorn with the Germ...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Jan 15, 2024 2:54 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: JIGGER TYPE FISHING VESSEL Japanese
Replies: 0
Views: 1825

JIGGER TYPE FISHING VESSEL Japanese

The stamp of 30p issued by the Falkland Islands shows us an unidentified Japanese Jigger Vessels: There are two main types of jigger vessels, large specialized Squid jigger vessels that work primarily in the southern hemisphere, and smaller vessels operating in northern waters. (The jigger depict is...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Jan 07, 2024 8:41 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: FAROE COSTAL FISHING BOATS 2024
Replies: 0
Views: 2362

FAROE COSTAL FISHING BOATS 2024

From the time of the earliest settlements in the Faroe Islands, coastal fishing has been integral to the survival of its population. The island’s agriculture couldn’t solely sustain its inhabitants, which prompted them to diversify their sustenance through seabird and whale hunting, and notably, dom...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Jan 07, 2024 5:28 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: La DAUPHINE corvette 1774
Replies: 0
Views: 2208

La DAUPHINE corvette 1774

This stamp depict Yves de Kerguelen-Trémarec and the three French ships he used during his second voyage to the Antarctic. She were the L’OISEAU, Le ROLAND and the La DAUPHINE, most probably the vessel on the right is the flagship Le ROLAND, while the two vessels on the left are the L’OISEAU and La ...
by aukepalmhof
Fri Dec 22, 2023 9:00 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: SVANEN (pontoon crane)
Replies: 3
Views: 12024

Re: SVANEN (pontoon crane)

DAILY COLLECTION OF MARITIME PRESS CLIPPINGS 2023– 359 Van Oord’s Svanen Gearing Up For Next-Gen Wind Projects With Major Upgrade The heavy-lift installation ship Svanen, owned by Van Oord,is about to undergo a significant renovation. With a 25-meter extension to its gantry crane, the ship will be e...
by aukepalmhof
Thu Dec 21, 2023 8:34 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PRIPYAT project 570V pusher tug
Replies: 0
Views: 4202

PRIPYAT project 570V pusher tug

The “Water Transport issues of Belarus” in 2023 shows us a pusher tug which is also depict in the border of the MS, pushing a barge near a bridge. She is one of the project 570V which was built under yard 88 in 1989 in Gomel, Russia. She is a single deck pusher towing craft, with a deck superstructu...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Dec 19, 2023 8:45 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: ETIENNE PEAU french explorer.
Replies: 0
Views: 4413

ETIENNE PEAU french explorer.

The MS from TAAF issued in 2023 shows us I believe the Port of Jeanne d’Arc on Kerguelen Island with on the road some anchored vessels, I have tried to find the name of the vessel Étienne Peau arrived on the island but without success, and the vessels have not been identified. Wikipedia gives the fo...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Dec 17, 2023 8:05 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: BELAYA RUS inland cruise vessel
Replies: 0
Views: 6219

BELAYA RUS inland cruise vessel

Built as a inland river passenger vessel one of Project 1168 by RUE “Pinsk Order of the Badge of Honor shipbuilding and shiprepair plant” at Pinsk, Belarus for Dneprobugvodput. The double-decked ship “BELAYA RUS” is a large cruise ship in Belarus. Motor ship “BELAYA RUS” of project 1168 was built in...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Dec 17, 2023 7:31 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 (1967)
Replies: 2
Views: 12524

Re: QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 (1967)

The stamp recalls two events of the 1960s - Bobby Moore, the victorious England Captain, collecting the solid gold Jules Rimet World Cup trophy on July 30, 1966, and the launch of the liner QUEEN ELIZABETH on September 20, 1967. But in the margin of the block of 10 of the stamps is the wrong date fo...
by aukepalmhof
Sat Dec 16, 2023 8:04 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: NEW STAMPS OF DECMBER 2023
Replies: 0
Views: 5678

NEW STAMPS OF DECMBER 2023

Good evening,

I tried to make a new stamp page, see

https://www.shipsonstamps.org/Topics/ma ... n2308.html

Merry Christmas to all of you and to continued good cooperation in 2024. And so that these crazy wars will finally stop.

Gretings Bjoern
by aukepalmhof
Fri Dec 15, 2023 8:52 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PAPUAN CHIEF (II) 1991
Replies: 1
Views: 11786

Re: PAPUAN CHIEF (II) 1991

2015 Renamed in MICRONESIAN CHIEF.
2018 Renamed in FORUM SAMOA4.
2018 Broken up at Alang, work began 01 August 2020 by Atam Manohar Ship Breaker.

https://www.miramarshipindex.nz/ship/8901705
by aukepalmhof
Mon Dec 11, 2023 7:52 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: ZHEN HUA 16 1982
Replies: 0
Views: 8333

ZHEN HUA 16 1982

For the 50th Anniversary of the King of Jordanian , the Jordanian Post issued a set of stamps in 2012, of which one shows us the “heavy lift vessel ZHEN HUA 16. She was built as a tanker under yard no 73 by Nippon Kokan Shipyard, Tsu (Yokohama), Japan, for Ruby Shipping Co., in Hong Kong., with the ...
by aukepalmhof
Thu Nov 23, 2023 10:19 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: NORTHERN LIGHT clipper 1851
Replies: 0
Views: 19119

NORTHERN LIGHT clipper 1851

The Central African Republic issued in 2023 two MS with tall ships which all have been depict on many stamps, except one in the border of the MS which shows us the American clipper NORTHERN LIGHT built in 1851. Built as a clipper vessel by the Briggs Brothers, South Boston, Mass. USA for James Hucki...