2018 Sri Lanka Lighthouse Stamps

On 26 Oct 2018 Sri Lanka issued a set of four very nice stamps featuring lighthouses of Sri Lanka. The stamps are available individually or as mini sheets.

Oluvil L/H | Sc 2165, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2175, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Oluvil L/H | Sc 2165, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2175, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Oluvil Lighthouse is located on the southeast coast of Sri Lanka near the fishing port of the same name.

Barberyn L/H | Sc 2166, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2172, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Barberyn L/H | Sc 2166, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2172, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Barberyn Lighthouse is also known as Beruwala L/H and is located on a small island on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka.

Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc 2167, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2173, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc 2167, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2173, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Point Pedro Lighthouse is located on the north end of Sri Lanka at the southeast entrance to Palk Strait between India and Sri Lanka.

Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc 2168, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2174, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc 2168, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt 2174, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Galbokka Point Lighthouse is located south of Colombo harbor on the point for which it is named.

Oluvil L/H | Sc 2165a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF173, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Oluvil L/H | Sc 2165a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF173, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

 

Barberyn L/H | Sc 2166a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF170, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Barberyn L/H | Sc 2166a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF170, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc 2167a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF171, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc 2167a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF171, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc 2168a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF172, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018 Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc 2168a, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt BF172, WADP not listed | 26 Oct 2018

More lighthouse stamps from Sri Lanka can be seen here

 

One response to “2018 Sri Lanka Lighthouse Stamps

  1. These are attractive. I especially like how the sheets do a better job of showing the lighthouses among their surroundings. I hope the sheets included some history and perhaps build dates. Thanks for presenting this

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