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1988 Old Garden Roses Part 1 FDC

1988 Old Garden Roses Part 1

Commemorating the old garden roses of Bermuda Date: 21st April 1988 Stamps: Bermuda Old Garden Roses 15c Old Blush; 30c Anna Olivier; 40c Rosa chinensis semperflorens; 50c Archduke Charles; $1.50 Rosa chinensis viridiflora Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 21.APR88A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: OLD GARDEN ROSES PART 1 Bermuda OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release Date […]

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1987 Centenary of the Bermuda Telephone Company FDC

1987 Centenary of the Bermuda Telephone Company

The 100th Anniversary of the Bermuda Telephone Company 1887 – 1987 Date: 1st October 1987 Stamps: BERMUDA Centenary of the Bermuda Telephone Company 1887 – 1987 15c Horse and cart carrying telegraph poles; 40c Early telephone exchange; 50c Early and modern telephones and $1.50 Communications setellite orbiting and fibre-optic. CDS: 01.OCT87A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA […]

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1987 Bermuda Transport Part I Bermuda Railway FDC

1987 Bermuda Transport Part I Railway c1931-1947

The Bermuda Railway Date: 22nd January 1987 Stamps: 15c Front Street Hamilton c.1940; 40c Springfield Trestle; 50c No. 101 Pulling the St. George Special at Bailey’s Bay Station and $1.50 The Boat Train at St. George. The ‘Prince David’ alongside. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 22.JAN87A PEROT POST OFFICE BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA TRANSPORT (PART […]

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1986 AMERIPEX 86 Chicago

International Philatelic Exhibition Date: 22nd May 1986 Stamps: Bermuda 15c 1984 375th Anniversary of Settlement miniature sheet; 40c 1973 Lawn Tennis Centenary 24c; 50c 1983 Bicentenary of Manned Flight 12c; $1 1976 Tall Ships Race 17c. Miniature Sheet/Souvenir Sheet: MS533 80x80mm $1.50 Statue of Liberty and Monarch of Bermuda. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: […]

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1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part II FDC

1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part II

Second issue of the shipwreck definitves Date: 16th January 1986 Stamps: 7c Madiana Wrecked 1903; 20c San Pedro Wrecked 1594; 60c Mary Celestia Wrecked 1864; $1.50 Caesar Wrecked 1818; $2 Lord Amhurst Wrecked 1778; $3 Minerva Wrecked 1849. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 20.MAR86B HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: Bermuda Shipwrecks PART 2. OFFICIAL FIRST DAY […]

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1985 Halley's Comet 1985/6 FDC

1985 Halley’s Comet 1985/6

Commemorating Halley’s Comet Date: 21st November 1985 Stamps: BERMUDA 15c Halley’s Comet, 1985/6 Bermuda Archipelago; 40c Halley’s Comet, A.D.684 As recorded Nuremberg Chronicles 1493; 50c Halley’s Comet, 1531 From Peter Apian woodcut 1532; $1.50 Halley’s Comet, 1759 Detail from painting by Samuel Scott (c 1702-1772) Official First Day Cover Cachet: OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Halley’s […]

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1985 Bermuda Architecture FDC

1985 Bermuda Architecture

Commemorating architecture in Bermuda Date: 24th January 1985 Stamps: BERMUDA 12c Buttery; 30c Rooftops; 40c Chimneys and $1.50 Archway Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 24.JAN85B HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: Official First Day Cover BERMUDA Architecture Address: Paget, Bermuda BERMUDA ARCHITECTURE (With acknowledgement to Mr. John T. Adams M.A. (History & Art) Yale) Bermuda’s unique style […]

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