Miniature Sheet – Ships

Miniature Sheet – Ships

A miniature sheet issued during World Stamp Expo Australia 99 commemorating the maritime links between Australia and Ireland. This Joint issue by Australia has the ship Polly Woodside on 45c Australian stamp and 30p Irish stamp. The ship was built in 1885 and is prsently displayed in Melbourne Maritime Museum.

Miniature Sheet – Ships

Miniature Sheet – Ships

A miniature sheet was issued by Australia to commemorate the Maritime links between the Two countries. 85c Australian  stamp and 46c Canadian stamp show the Ship Marco Polo. It was launched in 1851 at New Brunswick. Its wreckage lies near Prince Edward Island.