Wednesday, January 1, 2020

# 423 - Lighthouses of Taiwan



















Many thanks to Michael Ho from Taiwan for sending me this cover.

Three of the four stamps issued on 20th November 2019 is shown on the cover. From L - R: Tungting Tao Lighthouse,  Taichung Port Lighthouse and Tamsui Port Lighthouse. The missing fourth stamp is Keelung Lighthouse. You can see a image of the missing stamp in my post # 421 of this blog.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL THE READERS OF THIS BLOG. HAVE A GREAT YEAR AHEAD.

# 422 - Lighthouses of Taiwan.



























The fourth stamp of the series - Taichung Port Lighthouse. This stamp was issued along with the other three stamps on 20.11.2019.
Many thanks to Michael for sending me all the stamps from this series.

# 421 - Lighthouses of Taiwan.



On this stamp is the Keelung Lighthouse. This is the 3rd stamp out of 4 issued on 20.11.2019.
Thanks Michael.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

# 420 - Lighthouses of Taiwan





















These two stamps feature Tamsui Port Lighthouse from the series Lighthouses Taiwan 2019 issued on 20.11.2019. 

Thanks to Michael Ho.

# 419 - Lighthouses of Taiwan





















This stamp depict Tungting Tao Lighthouse from the Lighthouses of Taiwan stamp series of 2019.
This stamp was issued on 20.11.2019 along with three other stamps.

Many thanks to Michael Ho from Taiwan.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

# 418 - Augustin Fresnel (1788 - 1827), Inventor of Fresnel Lense

















On 03.05.2019 France issued this stamp to honour Augustin Fresnel, the inventor of Fresnel Lense which are now widely used in Lighthouses.

# 417 - Lighthouses of Taiwan.



























This is a pre-paid envelope featuring the Suao Lighthouse (left). This pre-paid envelope was issued on 23.05.2018 at the same time of the stamp issue. The stamp to the right is Tungyin Tao Lighthouse. The stamp was issued on 19.08.2017.

Many thanks to Michael Ho for sending me this cover.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

# 416 - Lighthouses of Germany.

















Many thanks to my friend Gottfried for sending me this cover featuring the German issue of 2019.

The stamp feature Campen Lighthouse and the stamp was issued on 6th June 2019.

# 415 - Lighthouses of Latvia




















Thanks to my friend Janis for sending me this cover. 

The stamp on the cover is Sliteres Lighthouse. This stamps is the Latvian issue of 2019 and was issued on 15.03.2019