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1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part II FDC

1986 Bermuda Shipwrecks Part II

Second issue of the shipwreck definitves Date: 16th January 1986 Stamps: 7c Madiana Wrecked 1903; 20c San Pedro Wrecked 1594; 60c Mary Celestia Wrecked 1864; $1.50 Caesar Wrecked 1818; $2 Lord Amhurst Wrecked 1778; $3 Minerva Wrecked 1849. Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 20.MAR86B HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: Bermuda Shipwrecks PART 2. OFFICIAL FIRST DAY […]

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1982 Bermuda Regiment FDC

1982 Bermuda Regiment

Commemorating the Bermuda Regiment Date: 17th June 1982 Stamps: Bermuda Regiment 10c Regimental Colours and Colour Party; 25c Her Majesty’s Birthday Parade; 30c Governor Inspecting Guard of Honour; 40c Beating the Retreat; 50c Ceremonial Gunners and $1 Guard of Honour Royal Visit, 1975 Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 17JUN82B PEROT POST OFFICE BERMUDA Cachet: […]

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1982 Bermuda Shells

Shells definitive stamps Date: 13th May 1982 Stamps: 10c Conus species; 25c Bursa finlayi; 30c Sconsia striata and $1 Murex pterynotus lightbourni Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: 13MAY82A HAMILTON BERMUDA Cachet: BERMUDA SHELLS Life cycle of the Slit Shell (Perotrochus Adamsoniana) Official First Day Cover – Release Date 13 May 1982 Address: The Hon. […]

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1981 The Duke of Ediburgh's Award FDC

1981 The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Commemorating The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Bermuda Date: 28th September 1981 Stamps: Bermuda 10c THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD SERVICE HAMILTON; 25c OUTWARD BOUND – PAGET ISLAND; 30c EXPEDITION – ST DAVID’s ISLAND and $1 THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: MANGROVE BAY BERMUDA 28SEPT81B Cachet: Bermuda The Duke of […]

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1980 Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting FDC

1980 Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting

Commemorating the Finance Ministers Meeting Date: 24th September 1980 Stamps: 8c Bermuda via satellite; 20c Camden; 25c Princess Hotel, Hamilton and 50c Government House Type: Official First Day Cover CDS: MANGROVE BAY 24SEP80 BERMUDA Cachet: Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting 1980. Bermuda. Official First Day Cover. Release date: 24th September 1980 Address: Postmaster Mangrove P.O. Reverse: […]

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1979 Bermuda Police Service Centenary FDC

1979 Bermuda Police Service Centenary

One hundred years of the Bermuda Police Type: Official First Day Cover Date: 26th November 1979 Cachet: BERMUDA POLICE SERVICE CENTENARY / OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER / Release date: 26th November 1979 Stamps: POLICE CENTENARY 1879-1979 8c male and female police officers; 20c police office in Birdcage; 25c Police launch “Blue Heron” and 50c Police […]

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1979 Bermuda Antique Maps FDC

1979 Bermuda Antique Maps

Commemorating the Antique Maps of Bermuda Date: 14th May 1979 Stamps: 8c Map by George SOMERS 1609, 15c Maps John SELLER 1685; 20c Map by H. Moli, 1729-1740; 25c Map by Desbruslins 1740 and 50c Map by Speed 1626 Official First Day Covers Cachet: BERMUDA Antique Maps OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER Release date 14th May […]

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1977 Bermuda Piloting FDC

1977 Bermuda Piloting

Celebrating the skills of the Bermuda Pilots Date: 26th September 1977 Stamps: 5c Heaving the lead – 17th Century Ship approaching Castle Island; 15c King’s pilot leaving ship – 1795; 17c Pilot Gigs racing out to 19th Century Paddle Steamer, 20c Pilot Gigs and “Harvest Queen” – late 19th Century; and 40c Modern Pilot Cutter. […]

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