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1957 Royal Visit Last Day of Issue

1958 Bermuda Royal Visit Last Day of Issue

Last Day of Issue for Royal Visit issue The Royal Visit issue was replaced by the Perot Post Office issue the following day. Date: 31st December 1958 Stamp: Adapted 6d White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon flavirostris Queen Elizabeth definitive marked “ROYAL VISIT 1953”. CDS: 11-AM 31DEC 1958 HAMILTON BERMUDA / COME TO BERMUDA THE ISLES OF REST […]

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1958 BOAC First Flight London to Caracas FF

1958 BOAC First Flight Between London and Caracas

BOAC Britannia Jet-prop airliner First flight from London to Caracas Venezuela via Bermuda. London, Bermuda, Barbados, Trinidad and Caracas service by BOAC Britannia turbo-prop aircraft. This was the first BOAC service to South America since 1954 and the first ever between Europe and South America by a propellor-turbine powered aircraft. Type: First Flight Cover Date: […]

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1958 9d definitive Bermuda News Bureau FDC

1958 9d denomination of Queen Elizabeth II issue

New 9d denomination Date: 6th January 1958 Cachet: “FIRST DAY ISSUE 9d DENOMINATION OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II ISSUE 6th JANUARY, 1958” Stamp: QEII 9d definitive Sea Venture, Pinnace Deliverance, Easter Lillies, Hog Penny, Perot Provisional Stamp Type: First Day Cover CDS: -6JAN58B HAMILTON BERMUDA Address: F. E. Merrill, Stamp Editor, GREELEY TRIBUNE & REPUBLICAN, Greeley, […]

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