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

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

66p (1)
66p (2)