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2008 Beijing Olympics FDC

2008 Beijing Olympic Games

Commemorating Beijing 2008 Date: 23rd July 2008 Stamps: Bermuda 10c Sprinting; 35c Swimming; 70c Equestrian and 85c Sailing Official First Day Cover Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: PEROT POST OFFICE 02 23.JUL08A BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA POST OFFICE Official First Day Cover Beijing 2008 Release Date: 23 July, 2008 Address: Postmaster General Bermuda Liner GAMES […]

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1976 Tall Ships Race FDC

1976 Tall Ships International Sail Training Races

Commemorating the Tall Ships Race 1st Race Plymouth-Tenerife 1,450 miles. 2nd Race Tenerife-Bermuda 2,530 miles. 3rd Race Bermuda-Newport 635 miles. Parade Newport-New York. Date: 15th June 1976 Handstamped Cachet: FIRST DAY OF ISSUE “TALL SHIPS RACE” 15th JUNE, 1976 Stamps: 5c Christian Radich Norway (cadet ship); 12c Juan Sebastian de Elcano Spain (cadet schooner); 17c […]

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1976 Bermuda Biological Station FDC

1976 50th Anniversary of the Bermuda Biological Station

Commemorating the 50 years of Biological Station Type: Official First Day Cover Date: 29th March 1976 Cachet: Stamped – First Day of Issue 50th Anniversary Bermuda Biological Station 29th March, 1976 Stamps: 5c Launching of the Bathysphere from the Ready; 17c Bermuda Biological Station; 20c H.M.S.  Challenger, 1873 and 25c Beebe’s Bathysphere descent off Bermuda, […]

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