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Tristan da Cunha Stamp News

July 2017

The Post Office's "Stamp News" sheet appears once or twice a year, and is sent to clients with orders or by email. If you would like to be added to the distribution list, please send your email address or postal address to:, or phone: (44) 0203 014 2028.
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Earlier Issues

Nov 2016 - Apr 2016 - May 2015 - May 2014 - Oct 2013 - Apr 2013 - Oct 2012 - Jan 2012

Tristan-themed Christmas Cards on Sale

Packs of 4 Tristan da Cunha themed Christmas cards are available for purchase from the Post Office.

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Tristan da Cunha Christmas cards


Stamp issue: 150th Anniversary of the visit of Prince Alfred

Issue date: 5th August 2017

HRH Prince Alfred in 1867. HMS Galatea Edinburgh of the Seven Seas in 1867. 1967 Stamp commemorating the centenary of Prince Alfred's visit to Tristan.
201706 Mint Stamps (40p, 80p, £1.10 & £1.50) £3.80
201707 First Day Cover (with 40p, 80p, £1.10 & £1.50 stamps) £4.80

Stamps celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the visit to Tristan da Cunha in 1867 by Queen Victoria's second son Prince Alfred, who was the Duke of Edinburgh after whom the settlement was renamed.

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Withdrawal of 2014 Stamp Issues

The first three sets of stamps issued in 2014 are to be withdrawn in June 2017.
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Stamp issue: Fur Seals

Stamps celebrating the Tristan da Cunha group's breeding population of Subantarctic Fur Seals.
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