British Antarctic Territory 2011 Research Ships

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 17th November 2011
  • six values and a miniature sheet (gummed), and six self-adhesive coil values
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printers, Ireland
  • Print Process: lithography
  • gummed stamps format height 33mm x width 43mm. Miniature sheet format height 81mm x width 101mm
  • self-adhesive stamps format height 25mm x width 36mm
  • Perforations: 14 x 14.75 (gummed sheet stamps), or die-cut 13.25 x 12.75 (self-adhesives)

Royal Research Vessels working in British Antarctic Territory=[edit]

Gummed Sheet stamps[edit]

  • Non-denominated, inscribed AIRMAIL POSTCARD. Original franking value 60p
RRS James Clark Ross en route to Signy in 2007
RRS Bransfield docked at Rothera Research Station
RRS Ernest Shackleton beside Brunt Ice Shelf
RSS Ernest Shackleton and RRS James Clark Ross
RRS James Clark Ross leaving Rothera in January 1998
RRS Bransfield loading up at Halley Researchy Station

Miniature sheet[edit]


£1.15 ~ James Clark Ross maiden voyage 1991. Perforation 13.3 x 13.1

Miniature sheet £1.15

Self-adhesive Coil Stamps. Smaller format[edit]

  • Non-denominated, inscribed AIRMAIL POSTCARD. Original franking value 60p
coil srip of six