Saturday, May 27, 2017

# 344 - Lighthouses of Ireland.



















I received this cover from Reto Muller of Switzerland a regular reader of my blog. Thanks so much and your words are most encouraging. 

The two stamps feature - Fanad Head Lighthouse (top) and Vaentia Lighthouse (bottom). Both stamps along with two others were issued by An Post on 6.10.2016.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

# 343 - Lighthouses of Germany
























 

Many thanks to my friend  Rafal from Germany for this post card.

The two stamps feature Staberhuk Lighthouse (stamp issued on 7.7.2016) and Moritzburg Lighthouse (stamp issued on 01.07.2015)

Thursday, April 13, 2017

# 342 - Lighthouses of Cuba.

























Many thanks to Wolfgang from Austria for sending me this pre- stamped postcard from Cuba. 

# 341 - Lighthouses of U. S. A.

























Many thanks to Rafal from Germany for using the stamp on the extreme right featuring  Bass Harbour Light from the USA forever series stamps (National Parks) issued on 02.06.2016.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

# 340 - Lighthuses of St. Pierre & Miquelon


















Many thanks to Jean Pierre for sending me this cover. The stamp on the left was issued on 23.09.2015 and feature Pointe Aux Canons Lighthouse in S P & M.

# 339 - Lighthouses of Malaysia


















Many thanks to my friend S.L from Malaysia for sending me this cover. The stamps on the cover are from the Series - Malaysian Lighthouses issued on 20th April 2013. The Lighthouses shown are from L- R: Palau Rimau, Fort Cornwalis & Palau Angsa.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

# 338 - Lighthouses of Vietnam.

























Many thanks to my friend Glenn for sending me this card when he was on holiday.

The stamp feature Ke Ga (Binh Thuan) Lighthouse. This is one of four stamps issued on 15th May 2013.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

# 337 - Lighthouses of Sri Lanka.


















The stamp on this cover feature Talaimannar Lighthouse on the North Western Coast of Sri Lanka, The stamp was issued on 2.12.2017.

# 336 - Lighthouses of Sri Lanka.


















It is believed that this tower known as the Queens Tower was used as a Lighthouse during the Dutch period. This stamp was issued on 2.12.2017.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

# 335 - Lighthouses of Taiwan.



















Thanks to my friend Wolfgang from Austria who was in Taiwan recently for sending me this cover.

The 4 lighthouses featured are from the 2014 Taiwan issue featuring  Fangyuan (NT$5), Chamu Yu(NT$ 5), 
Lanyu (NT$ 10) ans  Sandiaojioa (NT$ 25). The stamps were issued on 06.06.2014.