Tristan da Cunha Available Stamp Issues
Details of current stamps that may be ordered from the Tristan da Cunha Post Office.

Stamp issue: Tristan da Cunha Migratory Species

Issue date: 18th October 2018

Tristan da Cunha Migratory Species, 85p, Yellow-nosed Albatros 201815 Mint Stamps (2 x 85p, 2 x 90p) £3.50 Tristan da Cunha Migratory Species, 90p, Great Shearwater
201816 First Day Cover (with 2 x 85p, 2 x 90p stamps) £4.50

These stamps, in se tenant pairs, illustrate the migratory routes of two of Tristan's seabird species.

The 85p stamps show the Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross, while the 90p stamps show the Great Shearwater.

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Stamp issue: Wreck of the Mabel Clark, 1878

Issue date: 3rd September 2018

Wreck of the Mabel Clark, 1878, 45p, The Mabel Clark foundering off Molly Gulch Wreck of the Mabel Clark, 1878, 70p, USS Essex Wreck of the Mabel Clark, 1878, £1.15, Gold chronometer awarded to Peter Green Wreck of the Mabel Clark, 1878, £1.50, HMS Comus
201813 Mint Stamps (45p, 70p, £1.15, £1.50) £3.80
201814 First Day Cover (with 45p, 70p, £1.15, £1.50 stamps) £4.80

Stamps commemorating the 140th anniversary of the wreck of the Mabel Clark on Tristan on 1st May 1878.

The stamp designs show the wreck, ships involved in the evacuation of survivors, and an award made by the US President in recognition of the islanders' aid to the crew.

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Stamp issue: Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle

Issue date: 20th August 2018

  Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, 45p Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, 55p   Royal Wedding: Souvenir sheetlet  
  Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, £1.30 Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, £2.00    
201808 Mint Stamps (45p, 55p, £1.30, £2.00) £4.30
201809 First Day Cover (with 45p, 55p, £1.30, £2.00 stamps) £5.30
201810 Souvenir sheetlet with £3.00 stamp £3.00
201811 First Day Cover £3.00 souvenir sheetlet £4.00
201812 Set of sheets with pictoral borders (10 x 45p, 10 x 55p, 10 x £1.30, 10 x £2.00) £43.00

This set of stamps celebrates the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on 19th May 2018.

The stamps and pictoral borders show the happy couple. The sheetlet shows them in St. George's Chapel, Windsor.

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Stamp issue: Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018

Issue date: 2nd July 2018

Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, 45p, Felixstow F.5 Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, 55p, Supermarine Southampton I Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, £1.60, Supermarine S.6B Schneider Tropy Winner, 1931 Centenary of the RAF 1918-2018, £2.00, Sunderland Mk V
201806 Mint Stamps (45p, 55p, £1.60, £2.00) £4.60
201807 First Day Cover (with 45p, 55p, £1.60, £2.00 stamps) £5.60

This set of stamps commemorates the centenary of the formation of the Royal Air Force.

The stamp designs show seaplanes and flying boats associated with RAF Calshot, which later became the temporary home of evacuated Tristanians during the eruption of the 1961 volcano.

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Stamp issue: 70th Anniversary of the 'Tristan Venture'

Issue date: 12th March 2018

Captain L.E.Pettit and Rev.C.P.Lawrence 1954 Tristan stamp showing a crawfish Front cover of a South African shipping magazine in which the venture was reported MV Pequena
201803 Mint Stamps (45p, 70p, £1.10 & £1.60) £3.85
201804 First Day Cover (with 45p, 70p, £1.10 & £1.60 stamps) £4.85
201805 Mint Souvenir Sheetlet with 45p, 70p, £1.10 & £1.60 stamps £3.85

Stamps celebrating the 70th anniversary of the South African scientific survey expedition that led to the establishment of the Tristan Rock Lobster fishing industry.

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Stamp issue: Visiting Royal Navy Ships

Issue date: 20th February 2018

Visiting Royal Navy Ships, 45p, HMS Portland Visiting Royal Navy Ships, 55p, HMS Lancaster Visiting Royal Navy Ships, 80p, HMS Protector Visiting Royal Navy Ships, £1.60p, RFA Gold Rover
201801 Mint Stamps 45p, 55p, 80p, £1.60) £3.40
201802 First Day Cover (with 45p, 55p, 80p, £1.60 stamps) £4.40

Stamps celebrating four of the Royal Navy ships that visit and provide support to Tristan da Cunha.

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