2014 Jersey

Jersey Post issued a set of stamps on 9 Oct 2014 to commemorate their oyster fishing industry. One of the stamps in the set depicts the iconic La Corbiere lighthouse.

La Corbiere lighthouse, 9 Oct 2014

Kiz Kulesi 2014

On 14 Nov 2014 Turkey issued a stamp commemorating 100 years of Turkish cinema. A stylized image of Kiz Kulesi is visible near the center of the stamp between the towers of the bridge. Kis Kulesi which is also know as the Maiden’s Tower and sometimes mistakenly as Leander’s Tower is locate on a small island at the southern end of the Bosphorus just off shore from Istanbul.

Kiz Kulezi, 14 Nov 2014

Icelandic postal cards

The three postal cards shown below were released by Iceland Post and show lighthouses of that island country.

Iceland postal card shaped like Langanes lighthouse, 8 Mar 2011

Langanes lighthouse

Iceland postal card showing Kálfshamar lighthouse, 4 Feb 2014

Kalfshamar lighthouse

Iceland postal card showing Reykjanes lighthouse, 23 Jan 2015

Reykjanes lighthouse

Ukraine September 2014

On 2 Sep 2014 Ukraine Post issued a mini sheet of four stamps to commemorate “The Beauty and Grandeur of Ukraine. Odessa Region”. The large stamp at the lower right features Illichivsk South Mole Lt. Illichivsk is a city about 25 miles south of Odessa and became a port in 1957 when a deepwater channel was cut through a sandy barrier to the Black Sea. This lighthouse was built in 1965.

Illichivsk South Mole Lt., 2 Sep 2014

Illichivsk South Mole Lt., 2 Sep 2014

2 Feb 2015 Aland

Today, Aland Post launches the first of a six-year issue of stamps commemorating 19th century sailing ships. One of these stamps appears to depict Sälskär lighthouse. The stamp pictures the barquentine Leo which was built in 1870 and carried steel and wood products between Scandinavia and Great Britain and France for nearly 30 years. Sälskär lighthouse is also featured on a stamp issued by Aland in 1992 as shown here.

Sälskär lighthouse, 2 Feb 2015

Issued on 2 Feb 2015

Sälskär lighthouse, Scott 65, 8 May 1992

Scott 65, 8 May 1992

2014 Japan sheet

On 1 September 2014 Japan Post issued a sheet of 10 82 yen stamps to commemorate the 100th anniversary of  the Japan Society of Civil Engineers. The third stamp shows two stylized harbor entrance lights on the end of the jetties.

Stylized lighthouse, 1 Sep 2014

Stylized lighthouse, 1 Sep 2014

Stylized lighthouse, 1 Sep 2014