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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 Bicentenary of the birth of JJ Audobon FDC

1985 Bicentenary of the Birth of JJ Audubon

Commemorating the birth of J.J. Audobon Date: 28th March 1985 Stamps: Bicentenary of the birth of J.J.Audubon 1785-1985 12c Osprey Pandion haliaetus; 30c Great Egret Egretta alba; 40c Yellow-crowned Night Heron Nyctanassa violacea; $1.50 Bluebird Sialia sialis Official First Day Cover Cachet: BICENTENARY OF THE BIRTH OF J.J.AUDOBON 1785-1985 BERMUDA 28 MARCH 1985 OFFICIAL FIRST […]

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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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1984 Bermuda Coats of Arms FDC

1984 Bermuda Coats of Arms Part 2

Further heraldic commemorative issues Date: 27th September 1984 Stamps: 12c Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton (1573-1624); 30c Sir Thomas Smith (1558-1625); 40c William Cavendish, 1st Earl of Devonshire (1552-1626) and $1 The Town of St. George. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 27.SEP84A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER 27th September 1984 BERMUDA […]

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1984 Olympic Games FDC

1984 XXIII Olympic Games Los Angeles USA

Commemorating the Olympic Games of 1984 Date: 19th July 1984 Stamps: 12c Swimming; 30c Track & Field Events; 40c Equestrian and $1 Sailing Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 19.JUL84A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA Olympic Games 1984. Official First Day Cover. Release Date: 19 July 1984. Address: Postmaster General Bermuda THE BERMUDA OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION OLYMPIC […]

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1984 375th Anniversary of Bermuda FDC

1984 375th Anniversary of Bermuda 1609-1984

Commemorating the 375th anniversary of Bermuda 1609-1984 Date: 3rd May 1984 Stamps: 375th Anniversary of Bermuda 1609-1984 – 12c Sir Thomas Gates and Sir George Somers; 30c Jamestown Virginia; 40c Wreck of the Sea Venture; $1 Fleet leaving Plymouth England. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 03.MAY84A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: 375th Anniversary of Bermuda 1609-1984. […]

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1984 200th Anniversary first Newspaper and Postal Service FDC

1984 200th Anniversary of Bermuda’s first Newspaper and Postal Service

Commemorating 200 years of Newspaper and Postal Service Type: Official First Day Cover Date: 26th January 1984 Stamps: 12c Joseph Stockdale 1754-1803; 30c Bermuda’s first newspaper; 40c Stockdale’s Postal Service; and $1 The ‘Lady Hammond’ CDS: 26.JAN84A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: 200th Anniversary of BERMUDA’s first Newspaper and Postal Service / OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release […]

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1983 200th Anniversary of Manned Flight FDC

1983 200th Anniversary of Manned Flight

Commemorating the anniversary of the Montgolfiers 1783-1983 Date: 13th October 1983 Stamps: 12c First Flight over Bermuda – Curtis Jenny 1919, 30c First completed flight between U.S. & Bermuda – Stinson ‘Pilot Radio’ 1930, 40c First Scheduled Passenger Flight ‘Cavalier’ Short Empire Flying Boat 1937 featuring Bermuda Airport Imperial Airways and $1 ‘USS Los Angeles’ […]

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1983 Bermuda Fitted Dinghies FDC

1983 Bermuda Fitted Dinghies

Bermuda Racing Dinghies Date: 21st July 1983 Stamps: BERMUDA 12c EARLY BERMUDA FITTED DINGHY; 30c MODERN BERMUDA FITTED DINGHY; 40c EARLY BERMUDA FITTED DINGHY and $1 MODERN BERMUDA FITTED DINGHY Official First Day Cover Cachet: BERMUDA FITTED DINGHIES OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release date: 21st July 1983 CDS: 21JUL83B HAMILTON BERMUDA Address: Postmaster General Bermuda […]

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