Tristan da Cunha Post Office News
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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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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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Father Hugh delivers labels to Tristan Post Office

First visit to Tristan's Roman Catholic community for Superior of the Mission to the South Atlantic Islands.
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