Alderney 2012 History of Alderney Harbour

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date :31st October 2012
  • six values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Richard Thompson (paintings)
  • Printed by :BDT International
  • Print process: offset lithography
  • Sheet Size: 10 (2 x 5)
  • Stamp Size :38mm wide x 30.5mm deep. Miniature sheet format height 100mm x width 140mm
  • Perforations :comb 13.75 x 13.75
  • Paper : 110gsm unwatermarked
  • Gum :PVA
  • Withdrawn: 30th October 2013

The History of Alderney Harbour[edit]


39p ~ Douglas Quay, Braye Harbour, c1800
52p ~ Alderney Breakwater, 900 yards long, completed 1856
53p ~ SS Courier (steamship), moored, c1926
59p ~ Little Crabby Harbour in 1985, housing fishing and pleasure boats
69p ~ RNLI Lifeboat Roy Barker 1 (placed on station July 1995) passing offshore from Quesnard lighthouse)
74p ~ freighter Huelin Endeavour moored at Commercial Quay (completely rebuilt 2011) Miniature sheet (2 x 3): 39p; 52p; 53p; 59p; 69p; 74p as sheet stamps. Border: Quesnard lighthouse

  • Braye Harbour was the first harbour constructed (in 18th century). It has subsequently been dismantled

Sheet stamps[edit]

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First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover

Presentation Pack[edit]

Pack

Miniature Sheet[edit]

Miniature sheet

First Day Cover[edit]

MS First Day Cover
  • No Pack is Issued for a Miniature Sheet unless the Stamp(s) are different from the Sheet Stamps.