Join the Ship Stamp Society and get 6 issues of LogBook for just £12!

The Ship Stamp Society website has has a facelift. Click HERE to take a look at our new improved website where you can view past Editions of LogBook and subscribe to get full access to future editions for just £12 per year!


Ship Stamp Society


The full index of our ship stamp archive


Postby john sefton » Mon Nov 02, 2009 4:51 pm

Click image to view full size
Lebanon issued a stamp in 1971 showing the largest vessel in the Lebanese Navy, the patrol boat Tarablous. She is only 105 tons displacement, and was built by the Ch. Navals de l'Esterel. Laid down in June, 1959 and completed that year, her dimensions are 124 ft. 7 in. x 18 ft. x 5 ft. 8 in. The main engines are two Mercedes' Benz diesels driving two shafts and developing 2,700 b.h.p. giving her a speed of 27 knots. Her radius is 1,500 miles. Complement: 19 (3 officers, 16 men). Pennant No. P13. The stamp was issued for "Army Day".
Sea Breezes May 1974
Lebanon SG1108
john sefton
Posts: 1785
Joined: Sun Mar 22, 2009 1:59 pm

Re: Tarablous

Postby aukepalmhof » Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:45 am

Click image to view full size
Pennant No P-31.
Deleted in 1999.
Posts: 6317
Joined: Thu Apr 02, 2009 1:28 am

Return to Ship Stamps Collection

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: D. v. Nieuwenhuijzen, Google Adsense [Bot], Google [Bot] and 89 guests