Ross Dependency 1982 Definitives (views)

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 20th January 1982
  • six values
  • Designed by: R Conly
  • Printed by: Asher & Co, Melbourne, Australia
  • stamp format height 21mm x width 37mm
  • Perforations: 15.25 x 15.25

*Stamps issued to note the 25th anniversaray of Scott Base

5c ~ Adélie penguines
10c ~ tracked vehicles
20c ~ Scott Base
30c ~ field party camp site
40c ~ Vanda Station. New Zealand maintained the station on the shore of hypersaline Lake Vanda from 1968 to 1995
50c ~ Scott's hut at Cape Evans

  • Notes. These stamps were withdrawn from use on 30th September 1987 when the Scott Base Post Office was closed.

They continued to be available from the New Zealand Philatelic Bureau until 31st December 1987

sheet stamps


First Day Cover

First Day Cover, with Scott Base postmark

Presentation Folder

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