Monday, April 12, 2021

# 434 - Lighthouses of Poland

 











 

 

Thank you to Maciej from Poland for this cover with a miniature sheet issued on 19 June 2015.

The Lighthouses feature are;

Top row (L - R) Rozewie and Kikut

Bottom Row (L - R) Swinoujscie, Jastarnia, and Gadansk.

# 433 - Lighthouses of India

 









Thank you to Mr. R. Thakre from Raipur, India for sending me this beautiful cover.

The two Lighthouses featured on the miniature sheet are Alappuzha and Mahabalipuram (also on the stamp to the right).

The two stamps were issued on 23.12.2012.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

# 432 - Lighthouses of France

 

 
 
Many thanks to my friend France for this cover. The stamp feature Lavezzi Lighthouse from the series Famous Lighthouses of the French Coast issued on 19.08.19.

Saturday, November 21, 2020

# 431 - Lighthouses of France


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks to my friend Reto from Switzerland for sending me this cover.

 The two stamps feature Cayeux-sur-Mer Lighthouse (left) and Creac'h Lighthouse. Both stamps are from the french issue of 2020. Stamps were issued on 28th August 2020.

 It is indeed a pleasure to receive mail during these troubled times. We can still have hope that the post is delivering mail even though it took about three weeks for the cover to travel from France to Sri Lanka.

 I hope all of your are taking care of your selves. 


 

 

 

Friday, October 23, 2020

# 430 - Lighthouses of Great Britain

 









The stamp on this cover is Beachy Head Lighthouse. This stamp was issued on 14th June 1985.


Monday, September 28, 2020

# 429 - Lighthouses of Sri Lanka

 












The stamp on this cover feature Dondra Head Lighthouse, the Southern most point of Sri Lanka. I thank the Post Master of Dondra Head (Devinuwara) for returning the cover back to me. He was good enough to place a special date stamp which is available only for letters posted from the post box placed at the location of the lighthouse.


This stamp was issued on 13th September 2017.

# 428 - Lighthouses of Sri Lanka

 









 

 

The stamp on this cover is the Point Pedro Lighthouse, the Northern most point of Sri Lanka. I thank the Post Master of the Point Pedro Post Office for returning this cover to me posted from Point Pedro.

The stamp was issued by Sri Lanka Post on 26th November 2018.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

# 427 - Lighthouses of Germany























Thank you to Wolfgang Beyer for this cover. My post # 425 gives details about the stamp.

# 426 - Lighthouses of Germany






















Thanks to Wolfgang Beyer for this cover. Please see # 425 of this blog for details about the stamp.

# 425 - Lighthouses of Germany





Many thanks to my friend Wolfgang Beyer for sending me this cover. The cover feature Schleimunde Lighthouse in Germany. The stamp was issued on 2nd July 2020.