2019 Latvia Lighthouse Stamp

Not to be outdone by it’s neighbor, Estonia, Latvia issued the latest in it’s lighthouse stamp series on 15 March 2019. The previous one in the series was just issued in October 2018. Slītere Lighthouse is featured on this 0.90€ stamp. This inactive lighthouse is located on the south side of the entrance to the Gulf of Riga and has been disused since 1999 and now houses a museum  in the Slītere National Park.

Slītere L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 15 Mar 2019 Slītere L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 15 Mar 2019

 

Latvia | Slītere L/H | FDC | 15 Mar 2019 Latvia | Slītere L/H | FDC | 15 Mar 2019

 

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Estonia 2019 Lighthouse Stamp

On 14 March 2019 Eesti Post released the latest in it’s long-running series of lighthouse stamps. This one depicts Osumssaare Lighthouse which is located on an island in northwestern Estonia. This is an important lighthouse marking the southern entrance to the Gulf of Finland from the Baltic Sea. The previous light was destroyed during World War II and the current one was built in 1954.

Osmussaar L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 14 Mar 2019 Osmussaar L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 14 Mar 2019

 

Osmussaar L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 14 Mar 2019 Osmussaar L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 14 Mar 2019

 

Estonia | Osmussaare L/H | First Day Cover | 14 March 2019 Estonia | Osmussaare L/H | First Day Cover | 14 March 2019

 

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