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1968 XIX Olympic Games Mexico FDC

1968 XIX Olympic Games Mexico City Mexico

Commemorating the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico Date: 24th September 1968 Cachet: Printed – OLYMPIC GAMES 1968 BERMUDA OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER / Stamped – XIX OLYMPIC GAMES BERMUDA COMMEMORATIVE FIRST DAY COVER – SEPTEMBER 24th, 1968 Stamps: 3d; 1/-; 1/6 and 2/6 Olympic Games Mexico 1968 Football, Track & Field Events and Sailing. CDS: 24SEP68 HAMILTON […]

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1964 XVII Olympic Games Japan FDC

1964 XVIII Olympic Games Tokyo Japan

Commemorating the XVIII Olympics, Tokyo, Japan 1964 Date: 28th September 1964 Cachet: Olympic Rings and XVII OLYMPIC GAMES FIRST DAY OF ISSUE SEPTEMBER 28th 1964 BERMUDA Stamp: 3d Sailing XVII Olympic Games, Tokyo Type: First Day Cover CDS: 28SEP64D HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: FIRST DAY COVER Issued in Bermuda to commemorate the XVIII Olympics, Japan, 1964. […]

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1963 Red Cross Centenary 1/3 block of 4 FDC

1963 International Red Cross Centenary omnibus issue

Commemorating 100 years of the International Red Cross Date: 2nd September 1963 Cachet: INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS, OMNIBUS ISSUE. FIRST DAY COVER 2ND. SEPTEMBER, 1963. Stamps: Bermuda omnibus issue 3d and 1/3 INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS CENTENARY 1863-1963 Type: OHMS First Day Cover CDS: -2SEP63B ST. GEORGES BERMUDA Address: Mrs F. C. Outerbridge, “Durnford”, St. George’s, Bermuda […]

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1961 The Bermuda Meeting cover

1961 The Bermuda Meeting

The Bermuda Meeting special cachet Type: Cacheted Cover Date: 21st December 1961 CDS: 5-PM 21 1961 DEC HAMILTON BERMUDA / COME TO BERMUDA THE ISLES OF REST Cachet: THE BERMUDA MEETING 1961 Dec 21-22 Handstamped: 2 LLOYDS BANK LIMITED CITY OFFICE 27 DEC 1961 OPENED AND CHECKED BY Envelope: The Bank of Bermuda Limited, Bermuda […]

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1961 RMS Caronia paquebot

RMS Caronia Paquebot

Posted from the RMS Caronia Type: Paquebot Cover Date: 17th January 1961 CDS: 17JAN61B PAQUEBOT BERMUDA Handstamp: POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS R.M.S. “CARONIA” Address: Keresforth Hill, Barnsley, Yorks, England Stamp: Great Britain ERII 3d POSTAGE REVENUE About RMS Caronia RMS Caronia was a 34,183 gross register tons (GRT) passenger ship of the Cunard Line […]

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1959 Bermuda 350th Anniversary FDC

1959 Bermuda’s 350th Anniversary Inauguration

Commemorating the inauguration of Bermuda’s 350th Anniversary Date: 1st January 1959 Stamp: BERMUDA POSTAGE 6d W. B. Perot’s Post Office 1858 – Restored 1958 Type: First Day Cover Printed Cachet: First Day Cover To Commemorate the Inauguration of Bermuda’s 350th Anniversary. BERMUDA 1609-1959 350th ANNIVERSARY with Sea Venture and Cruise Ship Handstamped Cachet: Bermuda’s 350th […]

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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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1953 Bermuda Conference Cachet Commemorative Cover

1953 Big Three Bermuda Conference

Final day of the conference Date: 7th December 1953 Cachet: Bermuda CONFERENCE DEC. 4th-7th 1953 Type: Commemorative Cover CDS: 11-AM 7 DEC 1953 HAMILTON BERMUDA / COME TO BERMUDA THE ISLES OF REST Cachet: Bermuda CONFERENCE DEC. 4th-7th 1953 Address: Melborne Place, Devizes, Wiltshire Seal: Christmas Greetings 1953 BERMUDA Stamp: Queen Elizabeth 2/6d definitive Warwick […]

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1949 Perot Centenary FDC

1949 Perot Centenary Issue

Centenenary of the First Postage Stamp – The Perot Stamp Type: First Day Cover Stamped cachet: PEROT CENTENARY ISSUE / FIRST DAY COVER 11th APRIL 1949, BERMUDA Stamps: 2½d, 3d and 6d Perot Provisional and Easter Lilies THE PEROT STAMP CENTENARY OF FIRST POSTAGE STAMP CDS: 11APR49C ST. GEORGES BERMUDA Printed cachet: First Day Cover […]

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