Archive for the ‘Jersey’ Category
The top left stamp is part of a set, which commemorates the 125th anniversary of the Victoria College. The set was issued on September 29, 1977. The bottom left stamp commemorates the composer John Ireland (1879 – 1962) and his work “The Forgotten Rite”. It is part of the EUROPA set, which was issued on April 23, 1985.
The two middle stamps are part of a set, which was issued on April 24, 1979. It commemorates the 25th anniversary of the International Air Rally.
The two right stamps (part of a set, which was issued on November 25, 1976) commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dr. Lilian Mary Grandin (1876 – 1924), who was Jersey’s first female doctor.
This nice cover from Jersey was sent by Jean Pierre, thanks a lot! It was posted on May 25 and arrived on May 31, 2010.
The attached stamps are part of a set, which was issued on May 8, 2010. They commemorate the British regional stamps for Jersey of 1958, 1964, and 1966.
Jean Pierre sent me this nice cover from his trip to Jersey, thank you very much!
The cover was posted on May 21 and arrived on May 25, 2010. The attached stamps are part of the “wild flowers” definitive sets. They depict the flowers Bog Pimpernell (Anagallis tenella), Greater Stitchwort (Stellaria holostea), Horseshoe Vetch (Hippocrepis comosa), and Common Mallow (Malva sylvestris).