South Africa FDC – Endangered Birds – 2014

South Africa FDC – Endangered Birds – 2014

A set of Five stamps issued by South Africa on Critically Endangered Birds .Issued on 01 .09. 2014

The Birds on stamps are Damara Tern, Leach’s Storm Petrel, Taita Falcon, Tristan Albatross , White Winged Flufftail.

Damara Tern,taita Falcon,Leach's storm Petrel,White Winged Flufftail,Tristan Albatross
Damara Tern,taita Falcon,Leach’s storm Petrel,White Winged Flufftail,Tristan Albatross

Stamps on World Cup Football 2010–South Africa

Stamps on World Cup Football 2010–South Africa

South Africa issued  a Soccer ball shaped Miniature sheet containing Six  ball shaped   stamps on  FIFA World Cup 2010 played in South Africa 0n 11 Jun 2010. It shows WC Emblem, WC trophy and WC Ball.

Two Stamps postally used on a cover listed.

Stamps World Cup football 2010 -ISG

 

Odd Shaped Stamps – Roses – South Africa

Odd Shaped Stamps – Roses – South Africa

South Africa issued a set of Five odd Shaped (round) self adhesive stamps on 13 Feb 2009 on Roses. All stamps are Standard postage denomination. The Rose variety listed are Bewitched  & Beauty from Within.

 

odd shaped stamps-Roses -ISG

Odd Shaped Stamps – Roses – South Africa

Odd Shaped Stamps – Roses – South Africa

South Africa issued a set of Five odd Shaped (round) self adhesive stamps on 13 Feb 2009 on Roses. All stamps are Standard postage denomination. The Rose variety listed are Johannesburg Sun.

Odd shaped stamps -roses-ISG

Stamps on Military Decorations -South Africa

Stamps on Military Decorations -South Africa

South Africa issued a miniature sheet containing four stamps on Military decorations on 09 Nov 1984.

Stamps on Military decorations -South Africa -ISG

Flowers on Stamps -South Africa

Flowers on Stamps -South Africa

South Africa issued a set of Four stamps to Mark the 10th World Orchid Conf held in Durban. A Miniature sheet containing these four stamps was also issued on 11 Sep 1981. The Orchids on stamps are

5c- Lindl Orchid   15c  Terrestial Orchid      20c    Disperis Orchid     25c    Disa Uniflora

 

Flowers on Stamps -South Africa -ISG

Steam Locomotives on Miniature sheets – South Africa

Steam Locomotives on Miniature sheets – South Africa

South Africa issued a Miniature sheet with one Five Rand stamp on Class 19 D 4-8-2 Steam Engine. The cancellation on the MS also shows the  locomotive.

Millennium 2000 FDC’s South Africa – FDC’s of World

Millennium 2000  FDC’s  South Africa – FDC’s of  World

South Africa issued stamps to mark the Millennium 2000. FDC issued on 01 Jan 2000.

Lighthouses on Stamps – South Africa

Lighthouses on Stamps – South Africa

South Africa issued a set of Four stamps on 09 Jun 1988 on Light Houses.

Pelican Point Lighthouse is located at a peninsula in the western side of Walvis Bay, Namibia and illustrates the 16¢ stamp. Built in 1932, the 34 m (112 ft) round cast iron tower is painted with black and white horizontal bands. The adjacent 3-story building, apparently abandoned now, was a harbor control center and light keeper’s house.
 Green Point Lighthouse in Cape Town ON 30 Cent stamp is  a 16 m (52 ft) square 4-story brick tower painted white, with red and white diagonal bands. It was first lit on April 12, 1824 and is South Africa’s oldest lighthouse.
Cape Agulhas Lighthouse illustrates the 40¢ stamp: it is South Africa’s third oldest light station, first lit on March 1st, 1849. The 27 m (89 ft) sandstone tower, painted white with two red horizontal bands, rises through the center of a 1-story keeper’s house
Umhlanga Rocks Lighthouse was first lit on November, 24th 1954 to replace the Bluff lighthouse, which was commissioned in 1869 but had to be abandoned due to its rapid deterioration. The 21 m (69 ft) cylindrical concrete tower stands 21m above the beach and guides ships into the safety of the Durban harbor.