Ships on Stamps – Australia Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Ships on Stamps – Australia Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Aus Antarctic Territory issued definitives stamps on Antarctic Ships between 1979 and 1982.

40c- Kista Dan – Danish Ship used in Antarctic Expeditions

55c – Discovery – Used in 1901 Scott’s Antarctic Expedition

$ 1 – Resolution–In 1773 crossed Antarctic circle used in Captain Cook ‘s Expeditions.

Ships on Stamps – Australia Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Ships on Stamps – Australia Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Aus Antarctic Territory issued definitives stamps on Antarctic Ships between 1979 and 1982.

20c- Discovery II- Took part in Sir Ernest Shackleton and Scott’s British National Antarctic Expedition in 1901.

22c – Terra Nova- Used in Relief of Discovery with Morning and In Antarctic Expedition of 1910-1913.

25c – Endurance– 1914 Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition of Sir Shackleton

30c – Fram – Used in Arctic and Antarctic Regions ,used by R Amundsen for South Pole Expedition in 1910-1912

35c- Nella Dan– Danish Ship used In Antarctic Expeditions 1961-1987

45c – L’Astrolabe – Horse Barge of French Navy under Galaup for Antarctic Expedition 1781-1788

50c – Norvegia – Norwegian Ship

Ships on Stamps – Aus Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Ships on Stamps – Australia Antarctic Territory – Antarctic Ships

Aus Antarctic Territory issued definitives stamps on Antarctic Ships between 1979 and 1982.

1c- Aurora– Steam Yatch Built in Glasgow, Scotland 1876. Took part in Sir Ernest Shackleton Trans Antarctic Expedition in 1914.

2c – Penola – Used in British Graham Land Expedition in 1933

5c – Thala Dan – One of Fleet of Ice Breaking Cargo Passenger  Ships

10c – Challenger – Mother Vessel for Challenger Expedition 1872-1876

15c- Morning – Relief Vessel to Scott’s British National Antarctic Expedition 1901-1904.

15c – Nimrod – Ship used by Shackleton for his 1908 Antarctic Nimrod Expedition for South Pole.

Sheet Let-Preserve The Polar Regions & Glaciers-Se-tenant Stamp-By India Post

Sheet Let-Preserve The Polar Regions & Glaciers-By India Post

Se-tenant 20 Stamps Sheet Let (10 Se-tenant Pairs)

Beautiful border depicts Fish, Prawn, Whale, Seal,Polar Bear,Penguins

Date Of Issue:-19.12.2009.

Paquebot Cover – Marion Dufresne

Paquebot  Cover – Marion Dufresne

Ship Cover of Oceanographic Ship ” Marion Dufresne” mission MD 116 Andaman from Singapore to Colombo. Postmarked at Colombo 12 Jun 2000. Commandant autographed and Cover is marked “Paquebot”.

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News-Promotion Of Philately

The philately got a shot in the arm, when a leading Newspaper of India Hindustantimes which has a readership of millions published article on Philately covering the inugaration of West Delhi Philatelic Club.

The article covers details on the founder members of the club who are working selflessly to promote this hobby.It also gives an inside into the problem being faced by the philatelist in Delhi and tries to forge a link between philatelist ,dealers and administrators in India Post.The scans of the news item appearing in Hindustan-times dated 19th September,2009 are giving below for the benefit of our esteemed readers.

Here Is The Link For The Full Coverage:

http://epaper.hindustantimes.com/ArticleImage.aspx?article=19_09_2009_751_001&mode=1

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FDC – Australian Antarctic Territory

FDC – Australian Antarctic Territory

A 27c Stamp was issued by Australian Antarctic Territory to Commemorate the 12th Antarctic Treaty Consultative meeting held in Canberra in 1983. The FDC with and FDI cancellation is shown.The Flags of member Nations are shown on FDC.

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