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by aukepalmhof
Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:56 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: NEW ISSUED STAMP PAGE July 2021
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NEW ISSUED STAMP PAGE July 2021

Hello,

there is a new stamp page at Myrons internet site.

http://www.shipsonstamps.org/Topics/mar ... en2104.htm

Greetings Bjoern
by aukepalmhof
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: POLONIA passenger ship 1910
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Views: 12

POLONIA passenger ship 1910

Built as a passenger-cargo vessel under yard No 482 by Barclay, Curle & Co Ltd of Glasgow for the Danish East Asiatic Company Co, Libau. 07 July 1910 launched as the KURSK. Tonnage 7,858 grt, 4,617 nrt, dim. 127.2 x 17.1 x 9.54m, draught 10.26m. Powered by two four-cylinder quadruple-expansion e...
by aukepalmhof
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:56 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: POLISH TRANSATLANTIC LINERS ON POLISH POSTAGE STAMPS
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Views: 19

POLISH TRANSATLANTIC LINERS ON POLISH POSTAGE STAMPS

Transatlantic liners on Polish postage stamps 23/07/2021 | Polish Post Poczta Polska put into circulation three postage stamps of the issue of "Polish Atlantic Ocean". The circulation of each of them is 140,000. The new series of "Polish Ocean Lines" was delivered to post offices...
by aukepalmhof
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PULASKI passenger-cargo liner 1912
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Views: 16

PULASKI passenger-cargo liner 1912

Built as a passenger-cargo vessel under yard No 494 by Barclay, Curle &Co. Ltd, Glasgow for the Russian East Asiatic Steamship Co, Ltd, Libau. Latvia. 23 March 1912 launched as the CZAR. Tonnage 6,516 grt, 3,812 net, dim. 129.54 x 16.2 x 8.96m., draught 10.46m. Powered by two 4-cyl. quadruple ex...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Jul 27, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: henryk arctowski polar explorer
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henryk arctowski polar explorer

The miniature sheet with 5 x 3.80Zl. stamps show an photo’s of the Polish explorer Henryk Arctowski and a vignette which shows us the Belgian polar vessel BELGICA http://www.shipstamps.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=5868&p=5864&hilit=BELGICA&sid=7d1cb03f967cf1d0a1547c6c76991650#p586...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Jul 27, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PHILIPPINE ISSUES 2021 INDIGENOUS BOATS
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Views: 19

PHILIPPINE ISSUES 2021 INDIGENOUS BOATS

The Philippines issued in 2021 a set of stamps with Indigenous watercraft designed after illustrations from the manuscript in the Naval Museum in Madrid entitled “Construcciones Navales Bajo su aspectoartistico por El Restaurador del Museo Naval” by Rafael Monieón. http://www.philippinestamps.net/im...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Jul 27, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: BANCAS
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Views: 17

BANCAS

“Bancas”: The most common sea craft in the Philippine Islands found in various sizes, built from one piece of log called “binilog” (rounded) to larger plank-built boats called “tinimbaw” (from Tagalog “timbaw”, plank). “Bangka” was the generic term for all kinds of water craft, synonymous to the Vis...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: BALANGHAI watercraft or BALANGAY
Replies: 1
Views: 601

Re: BALANGHAI watercraft or BALANGAY

“Balangay”. A large ship among the first Philippine watercraft seen in Cebu by the Magellan expedition in 1521 and described as straight and swift with a low freeboard called barangay by the Spaniards. It was also described as an excellent sailing craft because it was very light in the water. It had...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Ferdinand Magellan Reached the Pacific Ocean 500 Years Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 409

Re: Ferdinand Magellan Reached the Pacific Ocean 500 Years Ago

Anniversary of the Death of Ferdinand Magellan The Portuguese sailor Ferdinand Magellan (Sabrosa, 1480 - Mactan Island, 1521) organized a trip around the world under the Spanish flag. He set out on a journey around the world in 1519 with five ships. Sailing along the coast of South America and throu...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Jul 25, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: CASCO
Replies: 1
Views: 839

Re: CASCO

More info is given on: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Casco_(barge)

Philippines 2021 12p sg?, Scott?
by aukepalmhof
Sun Jul 25, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Bluenose
Replies: 2
Views: 1253

Re: Bluenose

The BLUENOSE was designed and built as a sailing vessel primarily for racing in the International Fishermen’s Race. Designed by William Roué from Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada. Built by Smith and Rhuland in Lunnenburg, Nova Scotia for Captain Angus Walters & Associates. 26 March 1921 launched as t...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Jul 25, 2021 8:31 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PARAW or PARAO
Replies: 1
Views: 1064

Re: PARAW

A paraw used in deep-sea waters either for fishing or raiding. Those seen among the Bicole were small seacrafts but those found in the Sulu Sea in the 18th century were large boats made from fine hardwood. When used for raiding they were fitted with cannons. http://www.philippinestamps.net/images/RP...
by aukepalmhof
Sat Jul 24, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: CARACOA watercraft
Replies: 1
Views: 585

Re: CARACOA watercraft

The Philippine Post gives by this stamp as follows: Its name was from the Malay word “kuda-kuda” which meant a small horse. It was a very light and swift warship with two banks of rowers as reported by the Jesuit missionary Fr. Francisco Combes, SJ in the 17th century in Historia de Mindanao y Yolo....
by aukepalmhof
Sat Jul 24, 2021 3:17 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: PARAO MANGAYAW
Replies: 0
Views: 43

PARAO MANGAYAW

On the stamps is given that the watercraft is a “parao mangayaw” mangayaw means “raiding warship”, but the real name is “lanong or juanga”. The illustration made by Rafael Monleón y Torres (1843 – 24 November 1900) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rafael_Monle%C3%B3n gives “parao pirate” after this ill...
by aukepalmhof
Wed Jul 21, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: GUILALO
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Views: 58

GUILALO

“Guilalo” (also spelled gilalo, jilalo, bilalo, or guilálas), were large native sailing outrigger ships of the Tagalog people in the Philippines. They were common vessels in Manila Bay in the 18th and 19th centuries. They were easily identifiable by their two large settee sails made with woven fiber...