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Welcome to Stampboards Russgward from York, England, United Kingdom :)

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Welcome to Stampboards mutiny1857 (Andrew) from Dublin, Ireland :)

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Hi all,

I'm Paul from Essex, UK.

A few years ago I went back to my Great Britain collection which had been collecting sitting idle for around 15 years.

Having finally got that more or less up to date, I recently bought a Stamps of the World set of catalogues and have moved to organising a very basic world collection which had been sitting in the loft for even longer (granddads, mums and my childhood stamp collection combined).

I'm finding a couple of challenges identifying a couple of the stamps, so hoping people on this board can help me.

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Welcome to Stampboards Paul.
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Hello Paul = PKW in Chelmsford, 30miles/50km north of London, England :D

Welcome to Stampboards.

You might like to know that there's a thread about posting images here:
https://www.stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=90770&hilit=testing

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Welcome to Stampboards PKW (Paul) from Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom :)

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Hi, I have been a part time collector since I was 12. I am now 62. I have only briefly looked at philately for the last 5 years as I contracted the Staff bug in my heart and was not expected to live.

Hence I have taken nearly 5 years to get back to moderate health. In the this time I sold off my life long collection as I thought my number was up. Only today I have learnt that Mossgreen Auctions went into liquidation in 2017. I gave a heap of material to Gary Watson when he was running Prestige Philately.

Remember he travelled around Australia obtaining collections. One particular item I gave Gary was a tete-beche pair of mint unhinged, 5 cent Christmas Island Cocoanut plantation stamp issued in 1916 I think. I have never seen another tete-beche pair.

When my lots sold there was no sign of this Tete-Beche pair. I asked Gary what had happened and he informed me he could not find them. He offered $100 back then, probably around 10 years ago?, so I had no choice other than to accept his offer.

My question is, has anybody even heard of a Tete-Beche pair from this printing. It is long gone, but I have always wondered what became of them.

One thing that does please is that Glen Stephens is still around. Found him to be totally honest, not ruled by greed.

Looking forward to satisfy my curiosity.

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Hello Lorenzo = lozfromoz in Western Australia, welcome to Stampboards. :D

Best wishes on your continued return to good health.

To comment on your tête-bêche 5¢ pair of Christmas Island Cocoanut Plantation stamps,
I must say that I've never heard of such an item. I've been interested in those stamps for
a long time, so it's surprising to hear now about yours. It would be a significant item.

The Cocoanut Plantation stamps have been variously regarded as "cinderellas" or "locals"
— probably the latter is the more appropriate/explicit descriptor, given that they exist on
covers together with French Oceania stamps, cancelled in Papeete.

Here is a 10¢ on cover, currently on eBay:
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Hi Lorenzo,

Welcome to Stampboards :) You and I are very similar in age and collecting history -

Wonderful that you are returning to good health - if our habits are similar too, you will find that there is a wealth of information on the board to interest you and teach you.

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New member - first poster.

I am based in Bangkok and collect Pacific Islands (along with anything else that clutters the cupboard). Am a member of the Pacific Islands Study Circle and the International Society for Japanese Philately. Apart from stamps, cancellations, covers etc., I also am building a few specialist collections of WWII New Guinea (Japan military mail, AFPO and US APO), Canton Island covers (both British and US), and Losuia (Trobriand Islands) PNG.

Look forward to the discussions. It has been my experience that valuable information can be found on bulletin boards if you dig deep enough.

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Welcome to Stampboards Terry.
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Hello Terry in Bangkok, Thailand, welcome to Stampboards :D

/RogerE :D

P.S. I have been adding some posts about Thai script and language in another thread.
Perhaps you will have some input/comments to share with us there?
https://www.stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=90529&start=524
https://www.stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=90529&start=533

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Russgward wrote:
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Hi I'm totally new to the stamp world I have thousands of them now that I have inherited I have been doing some research but looking any advice as I go through them thanks
Welcome Russgward from York. I am Richard Debney originally from Hull.

I do not know whether the York Philatelic Society is still in existence but there certainly is one in Hull - Hull & District Philatelic Society, established in 1896.

Indeed one of the most prominent Hull & District's members is a gentleman called John Sussex, RDP, and he is, I believe, from the York area. You might want to look into these opportunities.

A warm welcome to all the other new members.

Kindest regards

Richard
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Sorry, duplicate post.

Richard Debney

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Welcome to Stampboards lozfromoz (Lorenzo Devincentis) from Champion Lakes, Western Australia :)

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Welcome to Stampboards Terry in Bangkok from Bangkok, Thailand :)

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Tmeier101 wrote:
27 Jul 2019 14:48
My name is Tom Meier, Retired Army Officer, from Yonkers, NY. I have been collecting stamps for 50 years.

I started with MNH commemoratives and plate blocks and I have a complete collection of singles commemoratives.

I also have a very large collection of United Nations MNH, FDCs, Souvenir Cards, Blue cards etc housed in dozens of lighthouse albums.

I have an extensive collection of US trust territories (Palau, Marshall Island and Micronesia); I have a fairly complete Allied Military Government collection which I am currently expanding to include Soviet Zone and local issues.

I look forward to “meeting” many of you through this site.
Hi Tmeier101, I have just joined and also collect USTT (just secured a copy of Bob Murphy). Welcome!

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Terry in Bangkok wrote:
28 Oct 2020 18:11

Hi Tmeier101, I have just joined and also collect USTT (just secured a copy of Bob Murphy). Welcome!

Hello Terry in Bangkok and Tmeier101.
Glad to have you both on Stampboards. :D

However, a small grumble to Terry.
Please notice that unexplained acronyms are poor communication. I don't know what "USTT" stands for,
and you haven't explained it to help me and other readers who might like to know what you're talking about.

I went to a Google search to discover the meaning of the acronym. Here's what I found:
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https://www.abbreviations.com/USTT
In other words, there doesn't seem to be any likely explanation there... Does that make the point?

/RogerE :(

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My deduction is USTT = United States Trust Territories

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Terry in Bangkok wrote:
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Tmeier101 wrote:
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I have an extensive collection of US trust territories (Palau, Marshall Island and Micronesia)
Hi Tmeier101, I have just joined and also collect USTT
Welcome Tom and Terry.

(I think RogerE's query was answered within your posts)

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Temora22 wrote:
28 Oct 2020 20:26
My deduction is USTT = United States Trust Territories

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Thanks Temora22, that must surely be correct.

/RogerE :D

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Terry in Bangkok wrote:
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New member - first poster.

I am based in Bangkok and collect Pacific Islands (along with anything else that clutters the cupboard). Am a member of the Pacific Islands Study Circle and the International Society for Japanese Philately. Apart from stamps, cancellations, covers etc., I also am building a few specialist collections of WWII New Guinea (Japan military mail, AFPO and US APO), Canton Island covers (both British and US), and Losuia (Trobriand Islands) PNG.

Look forward to the discussions. It has been my experience that valuable information can be found on bulletin boards if you dig deep enough.
Welcome Terry. There is certainly a lot of valuable information to be found on Stampboards - and not too hard to find either!

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Hi All.

Chas from Lincoln in the UK.

Interested in postal covers primarily from the areas of Polar Exploration and Space Race.
Looking forward to reading and discovering lots more.

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I've been collecting stamps since the 1940s.
I've always concentrated on British Empire from 1840 to 1936.
However, I've another collection of everything else and I've made a recent decision to have a cut-off date of 1950.
I'm not impressed with the swamping of postage stamps from the 2000s onwards.
My post 1950 'rest of world' stamps and my post 1936 'British Empire stamps' are being offered to my granddaughter to see if she is interested in 'old stamps'.

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Hello Chas = Mowog44 in Lincoln, in the English Midlands, UK.

Welcome to Stampboards :D

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Noswaith dda Tony.

I don't mind the frequency of stamp issues, but do wish they were more useful. A set of 6 perhaps (1st, Europe 20g, Worldwide 20g, two designs apiece) rather than 10 first and all those miniature sheets...

I miss my trips over to Beaumaris (sub-postmaster retired), and Menai Bridge for the new stamps.
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Hello Tony = tonyowen in Bull Bay, Anglesea, UK.

Welcome to Stampboards :D

/RogerE :D

P.S. A thought: it might be a good idea to invite your granddaughter to help you with your
stamps before offering her your "recent" stamps. It turns out that children these days are
usually not exposed to stamp collecting ("screen time" tends to be their focus) so they don't
really have much familiarity with stamp collecting or understanding of what is interesting
about it...

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FairyFoot wrote:
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Noswaith dda Tony.
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I miss my trips over to Beaumaris (sub-postmaster retired), and Menai Bridge for the new stamps.
A quick "Hello" to FairyFoot, as well.

Your welcome to Tony prompts me to invite you to make a post or two on the thread
that celebraties 500 posts on the Stamps and Languages thread. Entries close in just over
60 hours from now ;) I hope you will be happy to add something there in the meantime.
https://www.stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=92430&start=323

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Welcome to Stampboards Mowog44 (Chas) from Lincoln, England, United Kingdom :)

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Welcome to Stampboards tonyowen (Tony) from Bull Bay, Anglesey, United Kingdom :)

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RogerE wrote:
28 Oct 2020 19:52
Terry in Bangkok wrote:
28 Oct 2020 18:11

Hi Tmeier101, I have just joined and also collect USTT (just secured a copy of Bob Murphy). Welcome!

Hello Terry in Bangkok and Tmeier101.
Glad to have you both on Stampboards. :D

However, a small grumble to Terry.
Please notice that unexplained acronyms are poor communication. I don't know what "USTT" stands for,
and you haven't explained it to help me and other readers who might like to know what you're talking about.

I went to a Google search to discover the meaning of the acronym. Here's what I found:
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Image
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https://www.abbreviations.com/USTT
In other words, there doesn't seem to be any likely explanation there... Does that make the point?

/RogerE :(
It's a fair grumble Roger. Reading the thread, my post was a reply to one which spelt out in full United States Trust Territories, so thought it fair enough to abbreviate.

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A warm welcome to all of our new members. :D
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Hello,

Just introducing myself!
I am new to stamp collecting and recently obtained a collection consisting of many places ~ But I'm not sure if I will keep the collection going, or sell them and put the money toward the medical bills I currently obtain for treatment from being unknowingly exposed to radon :o in my family's home for at least 15 years ~ Of course insurance doesn't cover treatment :oops: , so probably the later, but I do love the history inspired in them

Locations I have acquired:
~ Africa (Central Republic, Congo, French Equatorial, Guinea, Liberia, Madagascar, Morocco, Republic of: South Africa & Upper Volta, Ruanda-Urundi/Rwanda, Senegal)
~ Asia (Burma, Ceylon, China, Dubai, Fujairah, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Turkey)
~ Australia
~ Central America (Costa Rica, Nicaragua)
~ Europe (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain/United Kingdom, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia/Yugoslavia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland)
~ North America (Canada, Cuba, Grenada, Martinique 'Caribbean,' Mexico, USA)
~ Russia
~ South America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay)

While I have heard of most of these places, there are a few that I haven't ~ I've already used this site to obtain a little information, but will need help pin-pointing the origination of some

Guess I've been living in a bubble since I've only seen stamps from where I live, the USA ~ Didn't realize there were so many collectors out there, but so glad there is :)

Kim

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Hi
My name is Steve. I live near Miami, FL.
I collect Europa stamps, mint and used
I also collect Europa postal stationery

I had a 30 year gap when I wasn't collecting, so I have some catching up to do.
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kbb4 wrote:
30 Oct 2020 22:51
Hello,

Just introducing myself!
I am new to stamp collecting and recently obtained a collection consisting of many places ~ But I'm not sure if I will keep the collection going, or sell them and put the money toward the medical bills I currently obtain for treatment from being unknowingly exposed to radon :o in my family's home for at least 15 years ~ Of course insurance doesn't cover treatment :oops: , so probably the later, but I do love the history inspired in them

Locations I have acquired:
~ Africa (Central Republic, Congo, French Equatorial, Guinea, Liberia, Madagascar, Morocco, Republic of: South Africa & Upper Volta, Ruanda-Urundi/Rwanda, Senegal)
~ Asia (Burma, Ceylon, China, Dubai, Fujairah, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Korea, Turkey)
~ Australia
~ Central America (Costa Rica, Nicaragua)
~ Europe (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain/United Kingdom, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia/Yugoslavia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland)
~ North America (Canada, Cuba, Grenada, Martinique 'Caribbean,' Mexico, USA)
~ Russia
~ South America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay)

While I have heard of most of these places, there are a few that I haven't ~ I've already used this site to obtain a little information, but will need help pin-pointing the origination of some

Guess I've been living in a bubble since I've only seen stamps from where I live, the USA ~ Didn't realize there were so many collectors out there, but so glad there is :)

Kim
Hello Kim,

First of all, welcome aboard.

Not to discourage you, but truth needs to be told. According to my experience (active collector since 1977), in 99% of the situations where we see mixed stamps from mixed countries, there is no significant financial consequence. Exception is when a knowledgeable collector dedicates many years and financial resources to develop a large specialized collection. How do I know before even seeing anything? Because we have all been asked to check various stamp accumulations so many times.

What you have may be a good way to start exploring stamps and increasing your knowledge, but I doubt there will be enough to make a dent in your medical expenses. I have an idea about how much those could be. I live in Cincinnati, OH.

You might want to take a look at this site:

https://www.stampworld.com

It's a nice and free resource. You can browse countries and check things out. Please keep in mind that the "values" shown are dealer's sale prices for perfect examples, and are not what is paid to someone who sells them to a dealer.

If you see something that may stand out, you can always post a high resolution scan (not a cell phone picture) and ask for more information. Someone will give you an answer.

Good luck.

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Hello Kim = kbb4 in Millersburg, Ohio, USA. Welcome to Stampboards

Stampboards is for collectors of all ages, and all levels of experience.
One of the best things about stamp collecting is you can learn a lot of Geography,
and that side of collecting seems to have caught your interest.

Here's a challenge you might like to consider. For each country you can, try to collect three things:
(1) at least one stamp showing something interesting about that country;
(2) a postcard or envelope ("cover") sent from that country, using one or more stamps of the country;
(3) a map showing where that country is — perhaps you can even find a stamp showing the map, but
if not, then draw or photocopy a map from an atlas, or some other source.

To show you what it possible, here are a few examples I just found on eBay — none of them expensive.

Iceland:
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Iceland: geyser
Iceland: geyser
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Iceland, 2003: two volcanic islands, and a map of Iceland
Iceland, 2003: two volcanic islands, and a map of Iceland
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Iceland, 1970, postcard sent to Freiberg, Germany
Iceland, 1970, postcard sent to Freiberg, Germany
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Here are two more items: the first is a set of several stamps showing the geyser;
the second is a "miniature sheet" of two stamps, with a broad surrounding margin,
showing a map of Iceland and the surrounding region, including Greenland and
the North Pole. I really like both the set of stamps and the miniature sheet, don'y you?
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And now, one more country...

India:
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India, joined set of six stamps showing ancient jewellery
India, joined set of six stamps showing ancient jewellery
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India, cover sent to  Germany, with map stamps
India, cover sent to Germany, with map stamps
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India, 1974, post card of Taj Mahal, sent to USA
India, 1974, post card of Taj Mahal, sent to USA
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And here is a nice modern set of Indian stamps showing traditional musical instruments:
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What could you do with these items?:
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You could mount these items neatly on a page (one page per country) headed by the name of the country
(and a few other facts about it if you like).

Perhaps you can even start a page when you have one of two of the basic items, and leave a space for
the other one or two items you still need to add when you can acquire them. :D

If you take up this suggested challenge, soon you will have a very satisfying personalised collection of pages.
If you choose to work with separate, hole-punched pages, you could add them to a binder, and rearrange
them or add more pages from time to time, as you wish, and as your collection grows...

No pressure, just a suggestion you might like to think about. Searching through the "stamps" category on
eBay will turn up all sorts of things you never expected (and you don't have to select expensive items).
That eBay category includes used postcards and envelopes (covers), which should be kept intact, because
they can add a real-world dimension of interest, quite different from just enjoying the beauty of nice stamps...

(By the way, I think actual correspondence by postcard or by envelope used to send a letter, is "real world",
whereas "first day covers" are usually rather artificial, not really the carriers of actual correspondence, but
"souvenirs" for collectors.)

Oh well, that's plenty for you to think about...

Happy collecting!

/RogerE :D

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Hello Steve = proj65 close by Miami, Florida, USA. Welcome to Stampboards !

If you look at the preceding post, you will notice a nice Europa stamp
used on a postcard from Iceland to Germany...

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Welcome to Stampboards kbb4 (Kim) from Millersburg, Ohio, United States :)

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Welcome to Stampboards proj65 (Steve) from Miami, Florida, United States :)

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hello dear forum users.
my name is Oleg Rys and I'm from ukraine.
I would like to ask about poppies

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please tell me they have value
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Hello everyone,
I'm new here, and new to online forums, so I'm hoping I'm posting in the right place. I inherited a stamp collection and have been trying to learn more about them. These forums seem like a good start.
In particular, I have a COGH red triangle stamp that I would like more information about, so I assume I should look for a thread on that topic, then post photos there? Thanks

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Welcome to Stampboards RKcoll. Your assumptions are correct. Use the search tab at the top of this page.
Full time horse non-whisperer, post box searcher and lichen covered granite rock percher. Gee I'm handsome !
You gottem birds, butterflies, shells, maps, flags and heads on stamps ? Me wantem !

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Welcome to Stampboards RKcoll from Tampa, Florida, USA :)

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Hello,

I am Mark from Norfolk in the UK.

I collected stamps as a child with help from my Nan, I have recently got back to collecting and I am mainly collecting the GB Machin stamps in different forms.

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Hello Mark = MarkyMark from Norfolk, UK. Welcome to Stampboards.

We have an island for you. (Postally, it is currently part of New South Wales, with postcode 2899)

.<br />Norfolk Island, 1974, UPU minisheet of freeform stamps
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Norfolk Island, 1974, UPU minisheet of freeform stamps
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Welcome MarkyMark. Delighted you have joined us.

The Machin stamps will certainly keep you occupied. Enjoy.

:)

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Welcome to Stampboards MarkyMark (Mark) from Thetford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom :)

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Hi - RockyWyo here from the great state of Wyoming in the USA.

I recently uncovered my childhood stamp collection, which has been packed away since 1972, and as a new retiree thought I would pick the hobby up again.

Can't believe the online resources that are available now!

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Hello RockyWyo in Sheridan, Wyoming, USA — welcome to Stampboards.

Yes, resources accessible by the internet have hugely increased the information available to us.
It is a "bran' new day"...

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