Thursday, February 25, 2010

# 081 - Lighthouses of Estonia

Many thanks to Janek for this sending. The postcard features two lighthouses. Hara Lighthouse on the left and Kopu Lighthouse on the right. The two stamps were issued on 24.09.2009 and 25.02.2000 respectively.

Monday, February 22, 2010

# 080 - Lighthouses of Argentina

This is another jewel in my collection. Thanks so much to Carlo Silvano for this beautiful cover with the miniature sheet featuring 4 stamps from the series "Faros Argentinos III" (Lighthouses of Argentina - Series 3). The lighthouses featured on the stamps are top (L - R) : 1ero de Mayo, and An0 Nuevo & bottom (L-R) : El Rincon and Recalada a Bahia Blanca.. The stamps were issued in March 2006.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

# 079 - Lighthouses of Croatia

Many thanks to Dragan Buskulic from Croatia for sending me this postcard. The stamp on the postcard feature the Gruica Lighthouse from the series Lighthouses of Croatia issued in 2009. You can see the other stamps of the series under postings 57, 58, 64 & 70.

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

# 078 - Lighthouses of Canada

One of the stamps on this cover (top row extreme right) feature the Kidston Island Lighthouse, Bras d'or Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada. Canada Post issued the stamp on 16.11.2006. Thanks to Onkar for sending this cover.

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

# 077 - Lighthouses of Spain

Thanks very much Eva for this very nice cover. Inside the cover was a postcard of the Formentor Lighthouse in Spain. You can see the postcard on my blog
The stamp on the cover feature the Irta Lighthouse which was issued on 02.09.2008. The stamp is one of six stamps of a series issued on this day titled Faros of Spain.