British Antarctic Territory 2015 Historic Huts, and Fauna

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 17th November 2015
  • five values
  • Designed by: Robin Carter
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printing, Ireland, in separate sheets of 10 stamps
  • Print process: lithography
  • Stamp format height 42½mm x width 28½mm
  • perforations: 14 x 14


Historic Huts of the Antarctic Peninsula, and Fauna[edit]


66p ~ Weddell Seals, and Damoy Hut, Dorian Bay (established 1973)
66p ~ Adélie penguins, and Base W, Detaille Island (established 1956)
76p ~ skua, and Base Y, Horseshoe Island (established 1955)
£1.01 ~ blue-eyed shag, and Base E, Stonington Island (established 1946)
£1.22 ~ orca or killer whale, and Base F (the main house is known as Wordie House), Winer Island (established January 1947)

  • All the sites are former British Antarctic Survey huts, designated monuments in the care of United Kingdom Antarctic Heritage Trust, and are occasionally opened to visitors

Sheet stamps[edit]

66p (1)
66p (2)
76p
£1.01
£1.22