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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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1962 First Jet Air Mail Service Miami to Bermuda FF

1962 First Jet Air Mail Service Miami, Florida to Hamilton, Bermuda

Inaugural flight between Miami and Bermuda Date: 5th May 1962 First air mail service on London-Miami route vis Bermuda and the Bahamas by Cunard Eagle Airways Ltd. Miami (AMF) to Bermuda Cachet: FIRST JET AIR MAIL SERVICE CUNARD EAGLE AIRWAYS Bahamas Limited CUNARD EAGLE AIRWAYS Bermuda Limited MIAMI, FLORIDA TO HAMILTON, BERMUDA (magenta) Type: First […]

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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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1958 9d definitive Bermuda News Bureau FDC

1958 9d denomination of Queen Elizabeth II issue

New 9d denomination Date: 6th January 1958 Cachet: “FIRST DAY ISSUE 9d DENOMINATION OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II ISSUE 6th JANUARY, 1958” Stamp: QEII 9d definitive Sea Venture, Pinnace Deliverance, Easter Lillies, Hog Penny, Perot Provisional Stamp Type: First Day Cover CDS: -6JAN58B HAMILTON BERMUDA Address: F. E. Merrill, Stamp Editor, GREELEY TRIBUNE & REPUBLICAN, Greeley, […]

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1949 Universal Postal Union FDC

1949 Universal Postal Union 75th Anniversary Omnibus

Commemorating the 75th anniversray of the UPU Date: 10th October 1949 Cachet Purple and Red: COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION FIRST DAY COVER 10th OCTOBER, 1949 Stamps: 2½d Universal Postal Union 1874-1949 Hermes, Globe and forms of transport; 3d Universal Postal Union 1874-1949 Hemispheres, Jet-powered Vickers and Steamer; 6d Universal Postal Union […]

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1941 Seven and Half-Penny KGVI Pictorial Postcard FDC

1941 King George VI 7½d Pictorial Issue

New Seven Pence Half-Penny definitive Date: 18th December 1941 Stamp: King George VI BERMUDA 7½d Pictorial Issue featuring White-tailed Tropicbird, Arms of Bermuda and native flower Type: First Day Cover CDS: 18DEC41A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: 7½d FIRST DAY COVER BERMUDA 18th DEC. 1941 featuring two clippers in purple Label: TRANS-ATLANTIC AIR MAIL VIA PAN AMERICAN […]

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1941 Wartime Censor Letter

1941 Censor Cover

Wartime censorship of letter Type: Censor Cover Date: 12th May 1941 CDS: 12MAY41B ST. GEORGES BERMUDA Hand Stamps: T BERMUDA and CENTIMES 150 (Tax markings) Censor Label: B.C.1. OPENED BY EXAMINER 449 Label: AIR MAIL Address: Mrs Annette Sandilli, 71 Huyler Street, Hackensack, New Jersey, U.S.A. Stamps: King George VI definitive pictorials 1½d Ships in […]

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1939 Acceptance of Azores Souvenir Mail to Bermuda via PAA Southern Route

PAA US – Europe Southern Route Date: 24th September 1939 CDS: CORR0ETELo HORTA 24.SET.39 Cachet: PRIMEIRO VOO TRANS-ATLANTICO HORTA-BERMUDA / HORTA, FAIAL, ACORES Address: Mr. R.A. Mackey, c/o Western Union, Horta, Fayal, Azores. Label: Par Avion By Air Mail FORM 2978 Typed: FIRST MAIL-FLIGHT / VIA HORTA BERMUDA Stamps: Portugal Correio Aereo 1$75; 1$00 and […]

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