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1989 MV Bibi Paquebot Cover

MV Bibi Paquebot Bermuda

Auf See eingeliefert Navire-Paquebot Type: Paquebot Cover Date: 17th January 1989 CDS: 17.-1.89–0 BREMEN 5 28 Cachets: FRONT: m.V. “Bibi” HAMILTON Official N0. 365825; Gross tonnage TMS16818.47; Net tonnage TMS 10446.95; Gross tonnage TMMS 10776.04; Net tonnage TMNS 6555.02. FRONT: Auf See eingeliefert Navire-Paquebot. FRONT: MASTER M.V. “BIBI” AS AGENT FOR TITAN LIMITED, TITAN LTD, CLARENDON […]

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1987 Bermuda Transport Part I Bermuda Railway FDC

1987 Bermuda Transport Part I Railway c1931-1947

The Bermuda Railway Date: 22nd January 1987 Stamps: 15c Front Street Hamilton c.1940; 40c Springfield Trestle; 50c No. 101 Pulling the St. George Special at Bailey’s Bay Station and $1.50 The Boat Train at St. George. The ‘Prince David’ alongside. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 22.JAN87A PEROT POST OFFICE BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA TRANSPORT (PART […]

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1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part I

1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part I

First issue of the shipwreck definitves Date: 16th January 1986 Stamps: 3c Constellation Wrecked 1943; 5c Early Riser Wrecked 1876; 10c Curlew Wrecked 1856; 12c Warwick Wrecked 1619; $8 HMS Pallas Wrecked 1783 Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 16.JAN86A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: Bermuda Shipwrecks PART I. OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release date: 16th January […]

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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 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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1966 Winston Churchill Commemoration FDC

1966 Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill Commemoration Omnibus

Commemorating Winston Churchill Date: 24th January 1966 Cachet: WINSTON LEONARD SPENCER CHURCHILL 1874 – 1965 OMNIBUS COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER JANUARY 24th, 1966 Stamps: BERMUDA 3d, 6d, 10d, 1/3 Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill 1874-1965 Omnibus Issue Official First Day Cover Printed Cachet: OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER 1874 – 1965 SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL KG, PC, […]

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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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1960 BOAC First Flight Between London and Bogota

London to Caracas route extension Date: 8th-11th January 1960 Cachet: BY AIR MAIL PAR AVION B.O.A.C Britannia JET-PROP AIRLINER. B.O.A.C FIRST FLIGHT BETWEEN LONDON AND BOGOTA CDS: 2-AM 8 JAN 1960 HAMILTON BERMUDA Backstamp: -9.1.60 CORREO AEREO BOGOTA 9. Address: Sales Manager, BOAC Central America, Carrera 5a, No. 15-11, Apartado Aereo 61-98, Bogota, Colomobia. Stamps: […]

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