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#419 Guernsey 10/05/27

Thank you, my friend, for sending this beautiful cover from Guernsey! It was posted on May 27 and arrived on May 31, 2010.

The left stamp is part of the set “European Soccer Championship”, which was issued on April 25, 1996. The second stamp is part of a set, which commemorates the centenary of the Société Guernesiaise. It depicts the Vale Parish Church bird sanctuary. The set was issued on April 28, 1982.

The third stamp is part of the set “Classic Cars” (issued July 19, 1994) and depicts a Peugeot Type 3. The right Alderney stamp was issued on November 10, 1998. It is part of the set “Garnison Island” and depicts the unloading of the SS Courier.

See also: #247 Guernsey 09/07/10

#247 Guernsey 09/07/10

This nice cover from Guernsey was posted on July 10, 2009. The left stamp depicts the “fried egg anemone” (Actinothoe sphyrodeta), the right stamp commemorates the “60th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Bailiwick of Guernsey, 2005″. In addition to the stamps there is also an imprinted machine label.

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