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by aukepalmhof
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: CORBIERE ferry
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CORBIERE ferry

Jersey Post has issued a set of eight stamps on 18 October to commemorate Bergerac, the popular British BBC crime drama television series set in Jersey during the 1980s. The stamps are also available as part of a Stamps Prestige Booklet incorporating two sets of stamps and additional information abo...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: CONFERENCE OF MINISTERS OF TRANSPORT (CEMT)
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CONFERENCE OF MINISTERS OF TRANSPORT (CEMT)

From June 6th to 9th, 1995, the 79th meeting of the Council of Ministers of the European Conference of Transport Ministers took place in the Congress Center of the Hofburg in Vienna. The difficulties of the economic development of Europe after the Second World War made it necessary to plan and work ...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Oct 25, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: QUEUE FOR BREAD - painting
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Views: 37

QUEUE FOR BREAD - painting

Ukraine was known as the breadbasket of the Soviet Union for its fertile fields of wheat This painting made in 1967 by Ivan Boyko shows us a series of majestic ships waiting to be able to load wheat on board symbolizes both the agricultural and industrial greatness of the Kherson region in Ukraine. ...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Oct 25, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: WAT PATHUM WANARAM RATCHAWORAWIHAN TEMPLE IN BANGKOK, MURAL
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WAT PATHUM WANARAM RATCHAWORAWIHAN TEMPLE IN BANGKOK, MURAL

Thailand Post Co., Ltd. unveils the last 4 regions wall painting postage stamps on Thai Heritage Conservation Day stamps that started continuously since 2017 from the north Northeastern and Southern regions. This year, there are murals within 4 temples of the central region on 4 stamps, The temple, ...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: SHIPS OF THE SOUTHERN painting
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Views: 32

SHIPS OF THE SOUTHERN painting

Taiwan issued in 2021 a set of four stamps with paintings of which the $12 shows us a painting with ships from the Taipei City Museum of Art "Ship of the Southland". The vessel on the painting is of the “junk” type. The gouache on paper was painted in 1941. Huang Ching-shan "Ship of t...
by aukepalmhof
Sun Oct 24, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: KING CHRISTIAN X VISITED THE FAROES IN 1921
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KING CHRISTIAN X VISITED THE FAROES IN 1921

King Christian X visited the Faroes accompanied by Queen Alexandrine and their sons Crown Prince Frederik and Prince Knud in June 1921, as recalled on two stamps from the Faroe. The first stamp shows us a Faroe rowboat https://shipstamps.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=12823 ,while the second st...
by aukepalmhof
Sat Oct 23, 2021 1:43 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Great Armenians. Yeghishe Tadjosyan's 150th birthday
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Great Armenians. Yeghishe Tadjosyan's 150th birthday

Great Armenians. Yeghishe Tadjosyan's 150th birthday On November 11, 2020, two stamps were dedicated to the "Great Armenians. Yeghishe Tadjosyan's 150th birthday " https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yeghishe_Tadevosyan Only the 330 AMD shows us a watercraft a gondola in Venice. The painting of ...
by aukepalmhof
Fri Oct 22, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: EUROPEAN CONFERENCE OF TRANSPORT MINISTERS 1961
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EUROPEAN CONFERENCE OF TRANSPORT MINISTERS 1961

Where after this stamp is designed I could not find it, but it shows an inland barge in a canal under a bridge, of the barge I have not any information. The bus is in the wrong lane, her wheels are halve way buried in the mud. By the stamp is given: The European Conference of Transport Ministers was...
by aukepalmhof
Fri Oct 22, 2021 2:51 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: CHAGAN LAKE
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Views: 49

CHAGAN LAKE

China Post issued a set of 3 special stamps "Chagan Lake" on October 18, 2020. Chagan Lake, located in Songyuan City, Jilin Province, is "Chagan Naoer" in Mongolian, meaning a white holy lake. It is one of the top ten freshwater lakes in the country and the largest natural lake i...
by aukepalmhof
Fri Oct 22, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: Richmond HMS (1993)
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Re: Richmond HMS (1993)

Update: In 2011, she deployed to the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region, the latter for upcoming Five Power Defence Arrangement exercises, specifically Exercise Bersama Shield 11. She assisted with anti-piracy operations with the EU Naval Force and was also a participant in the IMEX Asia 2011. ...
by aukepalmhof
Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: NOUKA native Bangladesh watercraft
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Views: 35

NOUKA native Bangladesh watercraft

Bangladesh issued one stamp on 7 December 2020 for “the golden jubilee of the 1970’s general election” on the left of the stamp is a drawing of a native watercraft, which I believe is a “nouka or nauka”. Bangladesh which is a country with many rivers and a large low-lying delta has around 200 differ...
by aukepalmhof
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: JOAO DA NOVA 1460-1549
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JOAO DA NOVA 1460-1549

Portugal issued two Stamps for the “five centuries of the Portuguese Presence in the Southern Sea” which shows us João da Nova (1460-1509), the stamps shows us a vessel not a name given by the Portuguese Post, but most probably the FLOR DE LA MER is depict, which under command of João da Nova was us...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Oct 19, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: WANG GUI'AN strange stories
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WANG GUI'AN strange stories

Strange Stories from a Lonely Studio"-Qing Dynasty Pu Songling, is a collection of short stories with unique artistic characteristics. In more than 490 novels, most of them are works that combine realism and romanticism. Through the mixed and faint life pictures of humans and ghosts, they deepl...
by aukepalmhof
Tue Oct 19, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: VOEST-LINZ harbour in Austria.
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VOEST-LINZ harbour in Austria.

This stamp shows us the Voest Linz harbor in Austria, with many inland barges alongside and in the river. Not any information on the barges. At the beginning of the century, the idea of moving heavy industry from the narrow Alpine valleys to the major transport arteries of rail, ship, and road was b...
by aukepalmhof
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Ship Stamps Collection
Topic: MURECK BOAT MILL
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Views: 46

MURECK BOAT MILL

1200 years ago there were already water-treading bicycles for irrigation purposes in Mesopotamia. 1000 years later, running water was used to drive such wheels. The idea of using the power of water to drive a mill soon came up. 25 BC A Roman engineer already describes a water mill that resembles a f...