Stamps and postal history of the Channel Islands

  • 214 Pages
  • 2.24 MB
  • English
Heinemann , London
Postage stamps -- Channel Islands., Local stamps -- Channel Isl


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Statement[by] William Newport.
SeriesHeinemann philatelic series, no. 3
LC ClassificationsHE6185.G63 C55
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 214 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5341665M
ISBN 100434914703
LC Control Number72195578

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SPECIAL STAMP HISTORY Channel Islands liberation Date of issue: 10 MAY The Channel Islands were liberated from German occupation on 9 May In March the following year an Inter-Island Conference was held on Jersey: one of the topics discussed appears to have been how publicity might be generated to help revive the tourist trade.

The Postage Stamps of the Smaller Channel Islands by Anders Backman & Robert Forrester ISBN We wrote the book The Postage Stamps of the Smaller Channel Islands by Anders Backman and Robert Forrester is the book that minted the term "The Smaller Channel Islands" and recognized the true postal use of the local stamps from Herm Island and Jethou.

Stamps and Postal History of the Channel Islands by William Newport and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Channel Islands are a group of British-dependent islands off the coast of Normandy, France, in the English Channel.

They comprise two separate countries: the bailiwick of Guernsey and the bailiwick of Jersey, and have a total population of aboutSpecialists in Channel Islands postal history may also be drawn to the slogans used on today’s mail, however the first slogan used on Channel Islands mail was the Jersey The Best Investment a Telephone in Definitives, commemoratives, booklets and postage due stamps were then issued for both Islands.

Jersey issued its first miniature sheet in June and its first Year Book in The Guernsey Post Office began issuing stamps for Alderney in   Jersey issued a 1d 1 vermillion stamp featuring the Channel Islands Arms on April 1; Guernsey issued a green ½d stamp in a similar design on April 7.

Both Jersey and Guernsey subsequently released other stamps in the same designs and different denominations. The Society was founded in by Bill Newport and John Simpson to study the stamps and postal history of the Channel Islands.

Areas covered are the stamps, philately, postal history, postcards, and ephemera of the Channel Islands and the smaller islands of Sark, Herm, Jethou, Lihou, Brecqhou, Les Minquiers, Les Ecrehous and the French Channel Islands.

GURNEY David The Red Cross Civilian Postal Message Scheme with the Channel Islands during the Occupation - - 45 C.I.S.S. Publishing () large pp + 13pp valuation guide in rear pocket.

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Gisburn. Stanley Gibbons Ltd. Collect Channel Islands stamps: a Stanley Gibbons checklist of the stamps and postal history of the Channel Islands Gibbons London Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Get this from a library. Channel Islands postal history and stamps. The Island of Herm and its local stamps. [Channel Islands Specialists' Society.].

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Stamps and Postal History of the Channel Islands. London: Heinemann, ISBNp. Newport, William and John O. Simpson. Numeral obliterations and instructional marks of the Channel Islands. Sidcup: Channel Islands Specialists' Society,12p. Newport, William and John O.

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Simpson. Postal affairs during the German occupation of the Channel Islands Sidcup:. The Spanish authorities issued no postage stamps or postmarks for the islands. Germany rapidly set up a postal system once awarded the islands; having received the Carolines on 1 June as part of the German-Spanish Treaty (), on 12 October German stamps overprinted "Karolinen" were issued.

At first, the overprint was angled at 48 degrees, then a few months later the angle of the text. Postage stamps issued in Jersey Guernsey Alderney and Chanel Islands General Issues Postage Stamps Issued in The Channel Islands Click on the area of Home.

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Most Likely The largest stock of. The Postal History of the Smaller Channel Islands: Herm by David Gurney A range of handstamps and datestamps were used by the Herm postal service This article appeared in the Gibbons Stamp Magazine in May It was based on a longer account which made up part of David ’ book “File Size: 4MB.

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The APS Collection of Genuine Stamps and Postal History was created in the early s and separated into two groups. The United States collection is housed in 42 albums. The Postage Stamps and Postal History of the Bahamas by Harold G D Gisburn, Stanley Gibbons,reprint, pp History of the island from the time of its discovery by Columbus; details of the early mail services; two chapters are devoted to the Chalon stamps; check lists of proof, colour trials and issued stamps.

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Olympic Gold Medal Stamps. Our postal rates came into effect on Thursday 26th March See our Business Price Guide and Stamp Price Guide. The history of postal service of the United States began with the delivery of stampless letters, whose cost was borne by the receiving person, later also encompassed pre-paid letters carried by private mail carriers and provisional post offices, and culminated in a system of universal prepayment that required all letters to bear nationally issued adhesive postage stamps.

The National Postal Museum’s stamp galleries (image: National Postal Museum) The forthcoming book A History of Britain in Thirty-Six Postage Stamps Author: Jimmy Stamp.Collect Channel Islands and Isle of Man The stamps of the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man remain popular around the world and this catalogue provides the perfect guide to their issues.

As well as the independent postal administrations the catalogue includes the wartime occupation stamps of the Channel Islands (including bisects and essays) and the regional issues of the British Post.Stamps and Postal History of the Channel Islands (Stamps and postal history of the channel islands.

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