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1669 Bermuda Treasure 1594 FDC

1969 Bermuda Treasure 1594

Commemorating Bermuda Treasure 1594 Bermuda Treasure 1594 Commemorative Stamps Official First Day Cover Date: 29th September 1969 Stamps: 4d, 1/3, 2/- and 2/6 1594 Treasure from the Sea Official First Day Cover Cachet: “Bermuda Treasure” First Day Cover. September 29, 1969. CDS: HAMILTON 29SEP69A Address: Crown Agents Stamp Bureau, 4 Millbank, London SW1 About the […]

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1966 20th Anniversary UNESCO FDC

1966 UNESCO 20th Anniversary

Omnibus Commemorative Issue Date: 1st December 1966 Stamps: 4d education, 1/3 science, 2/- culture Official First Day Cover Cachet: Official First Day Cover U.N.E.S.C.O. 20th Anniversary 1946-1966 Stamped Cachet: 20th ANNIVERSARY OF U. N. E. S. C. O. 1946-1966 OMNIBUS COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER, DECEMBER 1, 1966 CDS: HAMILTON BERMUDA -1DEC66 Address: Mrs Paschal, […]

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1965 Fifty Years of Scouting 2/- FDC

1965 50th Anniversary of Scouting in Bermuda

Commemorating 50th Anniversary of Scouting in Bermuda 1915-65 Date: 24th July 1965 Cachet: FIRST DAY COVER 24th July, 1965 COMMEMORATING 50th ANNIVERSARY BOY SCOUTING IN BERMUDA. Stamp: ISLANDS OF BERMUDA 2/- 1915-1965 Fifty Years of Scouting Official First Day Cover Cachet: BE PREPARED 1915-1965 50th ANNIVERSARY OF SCOUTING IN BERMUDA OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER CDS: […]

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1964 Qantas Sydney London via Fiji FF

1964 Qantas inaugural service Sydney to London via Mexico

First flight by Qantas from Sydney to London via Mexico The Qantas ‘Fiesta’ route opened from Sydney to London via Fiji, Tahiti, Mexico City, Acapulco, Nassau and Bermuda in 1964 and continued until 1974-75. Date: 27th November 1964 Type: First Flight Cover CDS: 27NOV64 NADI AIRPORT FIJI Backstamp: 28NOV64A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BY AIR MAIL […]

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1962 Buildings of Bermuda Registered FDC

1962 Buildings of Bermuda Queen Elizabeth II Definitive Issue

New definitive issue – Buildings of Bermuda Date: 26th October 1962 Stamped Cachet: ERII DEFINITIVE ISSUE BUILDINGS OF BERMUDA FIRST DAY COVER 26TH OCTOBER, 1962 Stamps: Bermuda 1d The Old Rectory, St. George’s, c.1730; 2d Church of St. Peter, St. George’s; 3d Government House, 1892; 4d The Cathedral, Hamilton, 1894; 5d H.M. Dockyard; 6d W.B. […]

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1939 First Transatlantic Airmail Northern Route 2/- keyplate FF

1939 Pan Am First Transatlantic Airmail Northern Route

First Transatlantic Airmail First acceptance of mail via New York – Southampton service (northern route). Despatch postmark 21st June with arrival post mark 29th June. Pan Am initiated two transatlantic air service routes with the Boeing 314 Yankee Clipper.  The Northern Route included stops in Newfoundland and Ireland en route to Southampton, England. See Southern […]

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