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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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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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1969 Northeast Airlines Bermuda to Boston First Flight

1969 First Flight Boston to Bermuda Northeast Airlines

First air mail service between Boston and Bermuda Date: 14th March 1969 Bermuda to Boston Cachet: First Flight Bermuda to Boston Northeast Airlines featuring Bermuda silhouette (blue) CDS: 14MAR69B HAMILTON BERMUDA Backstamp: PM MAR14 1969 BOSTON MASS. AIRPORT MAIL FACILITY Envelope: Northeast Airlines / Logan International Airport, Boston, Massachusetts 02128 Address: Travelways, Hotel Robert Treat, […]

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1968 RMS Carmania Bermuda Paquetbot

RMS Carmania Paquebot Bermuda

Paquebot from Cunard RMS Carmania in Bermuda Type: Paquebot Cover Date: 16th April 1968 CDS: 16DEC68A PAQUEBOT BERMUDA Cachet: R.M.S. CARMANIA PAQUEBOT MAIL Address: Shirley, Southampton, Hants, England Stamp: Great Britain Queen Elizabeth II 4d POSTAGE & REVENUE About RMS Carmania RMS Carmania started life as RMS Saxonia, a British passenger liner built by John […]

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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 International Co-operation Year omnibus FDC

1965 International Co-operation Year Omnibus

Bermuda omnibus issue Date: 25th October 1965 Cachet: “INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION YEAR” OMNIBUS COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER 2th OCTOBER, 1965 Stamps: Bermuda International Co-operation Year 1965 4d, 2/6d Type: First Day Cover CDS: 25OCT65B HAMILTON BERMUDA About the Omnibus issue Key facts Designer/Engraver: Victor Whitely Printers: Harrison & Sons Ltd Process: Lithography Perforation: 14½ Watermark: […]

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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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1959 350th Anniversary of Bermuda Festival FDC

1959 350th Anniversary of Bermuda

Commemorating 350 years of first settlement Date: 29th July 1959 Cachet: BERMUDA 350th ANNIVERSARY 1609 1959 / COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER JULY 29TH 1959 Stamps: Bermuda Postage 1609-1959 1½d, 3d, 4d, 8d, 9d, 1/3d Type: First Day Cover CDS: 29JUL59C HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: FIRST DAY COVER ISSUED TO COMMEMORATE BERMUDA’S FESTIVAL YEAR / BERMUDA […]

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