Tag Archives: ships and boats
This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the Endurance expedition to cross the south pole, led by Ernest Shackleton. The expedition did not succeed, and Shackleton and his team faced a battle for survival to escape the Antarctic.
This cover carries 6 new Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring the unusual topic of Sea Travel.
This cover features Royal Mail’s new series of Post & Go ATMs: Working Sail, a collection of beautiful sailing ships by folk artists around the United Kingdom.
I found this small presentation pack in a gift shop. I recognised the stamp, but I had not seen the coin before. Both items commemorate the Royal Barge Suphannahong taking part in the Royal Barge Procession in Thailand.
This is a classic FDC from Royal Mail featuring some very elegant stamps: 6 vessels from the British mercantile fleet between 1813 and 1986.
Here is another historical stamp on cover from Brazil: 400 years since the naval force of Jerónimo de Albuquerque.