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OTD: Cunard's first steamer reaches Halifax On today's date in 1840, Samuel Cunard arrived in Halifax, N.S. on his first steamship, a paddle steamer known as Britannia. The RMS Britannia was the first flagship of the British North America Royal Mail Steam Packet Company, which was later known as the Cunard Line.

Army Postal Service Covers 2018 1.Silver Jubilee of 321 Field Regiment. Cover Number:8/2018. 2.Platinum Jubilee of 17th Battalion The Madras Regiment. Cover Number:9/2018. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. Comment. Name. Email. Website. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.

OTD: British Crown grants land to Loyalists On today's date in 1783, the British Crown issued instructions for granting lands to U.S. Loyalists. The Loyalists, who were supportive of Britain during the American Revolution, immigrated to British North America.

France win FIFA World Cup 2018 !! Heartiest Congratulations France on winning FIFA World Cup 2018 ! France beat Croatia 4-2 to win second World Cup Football title after 20 years ! The views expressed in the articles published on Rainbow Stamp Club are solely those of the authors and contributors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Blog Owner.

FIFA World Cup Football 2018 - The big day is finally comes…. The big day is finally here! Today, France and Croatia will battle it out for the most important title in World football. Some more stamps on FIFA dedicated to this biggest Football event ! A total of 32 Countries will participate and matches will be played in 12 Stadiums across 11 Cities.

FIFA World Cup Football - Russia 2018 concludes today…. The final match of FIFA World Cup Football 2018 will be played today between France and Croatia. Best wishes to both the teams. Here are some more beautiful stamps shared by our contributor Mr Raman Thapar. Cyprus has issued a stamp on 2018 FIFA World Cup being held in Russia.

1260. 🇵🇰 Pakistan Post Issues 20 Stamps Depicting 'Atrocities' In Kashmir. 🇵🇰 Pakistan Post Issues 20 Stamps Depicting 'Atrocities' In Kashmir. 🇵🇰 In Blogs 1076 and 1077 I presented details of the most shocking stamp issue ever.

1259. 🇮🇪 Upcoming New Issues From Ireland. ðŸ‡ðŸ‡ª A number of new issues have been announced and detailed by An Post, the postal service of The Republic Of Ireland. 12 July 2018 - Bees - 4 x €1 hexagonal stamps and 1 miniature sheet - Designed by Shevaun Doherty Design HQ and lithographed by Cartor and perforated 13.

Army Postal Servive Covers of 2018 Golden Jubilee of 68 Armoured Regiment. Cover Number 10/2018. Award of President's Standard 51 SQN Air Force. Cover Number 12/2018. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. Comment. Name. Email. Website. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.

FIFA World Cup Football - Russia 2018 The 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP FOOTBALL is the 21st FIFA World Cup held every four years. It is being held in Russia from 14 Jun 2018 to 15 July 2018 at 12 Venues across Russian cities. A total of 32 teams are participating. The Final will be played on 15 Jul 2018 between France and Croatia.

New Issue: Sharks in Canadian waters Experts note between 400 and 500 shark species inhabit the world's oceans and waterways. These fish can be less than a foot long or larger than a bus. From fierce hunters that breach waves and ambush prey to gentle giants known to nudge kayaks and bask with scuba divers, sharks are compelling and often misunderstood.

Special Cover Released on World Population Day Karnataka circle of India Post has released a special cover on 11th July 2018 on the occasion of World Population Day.The cover explains significance of the day.Special cover was released from Bengaluru. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.

CSN issues first new digital edition Canadian Stamp News issued its first new digital edition on July 10 as it plans to discontinue its PocketMags service in August. Digital subscribers will now receive the magazine directly from Trajan Publishing Corp., publisher of CSN as well as Canadian Coin News.

The History of Stamp Collecting Part 28 - Pierre Mahé In the late 1970s a fascinating series of articles written by Mr. Kouwenberg about the history of Stamp Collecting, appeared in the Dutch magazine Philatelie. This series has been the source of inspiration for PostBeeld owner Rob Smit to rewrite the history of stamp collecting in instalments.

Next round of Walsall-printed Machin counter sheets due on 12 September. Royal Mail have confirmed that the September round of Walsall-printed counter sheets will be issued on 12 September, the first day of Autumn Stampex and ideal for getting first day covers. But will you include the 2p on this 'first day of philatelic availability'?

New FIFA World Cup Stamps Oman Post has lunched the FIFA World Cup 2018 commemorative stamp, in cooperation with FIFA to mark the World Cup finals currently organized in Russia.The launching ceremony was held at at Oman Football Association premises under the auspices of Salem bin Said Al Wahaibi, Chairman of OFA.

McLaughlin's 'Maple Leaf Issue' wins Grand at Royal David McLaughlin's eight-frame exhibit, "The Maple Leaf Issue of Canada 1897-1898," won the Grand Award at the 160-frame exhibition held during The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada Convention this June.

Armenia Issued Stamp on 2017 Aurora Prize Laureate Tom Catena The First Day ceremony to mark the issue will be held on June in the presence of Tom Catena who will be in Armenia to attend the third annual Aurora Prize events. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. Comment. Name. Email.

1254. 🇳🇿 New Zealand Post Issue Foresees Removal Of Threat To Local Creatures. 🇳🇿 New Zealand Post Issue Foresees Removal Of Threat To Local Creatures. The issue was designed by Stephen Fuller and lithographed by Southern Colour Print and perforated 14.5 x 14. Rating: - **.

1253. 🇯🇪 Jersey Post Rounds Off Its First World War Centenary Commemoration. 🇯🇪 Jersey Post Rounds Off Its First World War Centenary Commemoration. 🇯🇪 Jersey Post will mark the Centenary of the end of the First World War with a superb set of 6 stamps and 2 miniature sheets to be issued on 4 August 2018.

New Stamps Released from Andora Those who were lucky enough to have worked with her or been part of her life emphasise her pleasant, cheerful nature and the huge amount of energy she exuded.

Special cover released on Mahatma Gandhi's First Arrival at Allahabad A special cover and a special cancellation released on 5th July 2018 to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi's First Arrival at Allahabad. While travelling from Howrah to Rajkot by train he de boarded at Allahabad on 5th July 1896. As the stoppage time of the train was about 45 minutes, he went towards the city side looking for medicine.

New Stamps Released from France Collector of 4 stamps representing Eiffel Tower with French text translated into English and Japanese describing the monument. Issue Date:15.06.2018 Process:Offset Size:149 x 210 mm :€7.30. Abbaye de Trois-Fontaines. The Abbey celebrates its 900th anniversary in 2018.

1252. 🇬🇧 Gibbons Catalogue Supplement Lists No IGPC Stamps for 12 Months. 🇬🇧 Gibbons Catalogue Supplement Lists No IGPC Stamps for 12 Months. The only exception has been the inclusion of some issues from Tanzania in the June 2018 edition - those which seem to have been prepared locally by the Tanzanian Post Office - and others 'issued' from 2014 to 2017 which have been included in the Appendix section.

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