Tuesday, January 31, 2017

GUERNSEY - 2017

Updated with Info and Images
FDC and Presentation Pack added at bottom


Fantastic set of stamps by Guernsey Post. Early in the year, we have a strong candidate to best lighthouse stamp of 2017.


Code: GUE-2017-01
Release Date: February 15, 2017
Postal Authority: Guernsey Post
Title: Bailiwick Lighthouses - Post & Go
Format: Serie of 6 stamps
Presentation: Collector strip of 6 stamps (1 serie)
Design: Robin Carter
Printing Method: Six colours digital printing in coils
Paper: Self Adhesive
Gum:
Printed by: Walsall Security Printings

Stamp Dimensions (mm): 56 x 25
Facial: Value on request 



Stamp 1 of 6

Lighthouse: Castle Breakwater
ALL: A-1560
Location: St.Peter Port 


Stamp 2 of 6

Lighthouse: Les Hanois
ALL: A-1580
Location: Reef at south west of Guernsey Island




Stamp 3 of 6

Lighthouse: Brehon Tower
ALL: A-1559
Location: 5km North East of St.Peter Port





Stamp 4 of 6

Lighthouse: Alderney
ALL: A-1536
Location: North East of Alderney Island





Stamp 5 of 6

Lighthouse: Casquets
ALL: A-1532
Location: Islets 13km west of Alderney





Stamp 6 of 6

Lighthouse: Sark
ALL: A-1544
Location: North East of Sark Island

Thanks Klaus for the alert
Thanks to Michael Ellison for the images. 



Two more beautiful items of this release to complete a great pack and a "must have" in our collection.  
FIRST DAY COVER


COVER of PRESENTATION PACK



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