Category Archives: Buoys

Three More 2016 Netherlands Sheets

On 23 May 2016 Netherlands Post issued 3 more sheets in the Fishing Villages series. The first sheet shown below features the village of Arnemuiden and a red navigation buoy can be seen at the lower center part of the sheet to the left of the stamp. The next sheet shows scenes from the village of Scheveningen and depicts three lighthouses. The first is Scheveningen Lighthouse shown on the stamp to the left of the ship’s bow. The second is the red and white striped Scheveningen North Mole Light at the lower right of the stamp and the third is Van der Valk Pier Light at the lower right corner of the sheet. The third sheet shown below features one stamps from each of the sheets in the Fishing Villages series.

Click here to view the post describing the first three sheets in this series.

Red navigation buoy on sheet | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016 Red navigation buoy on sheet | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016

Scheveningen Lighthouse, Scheveningen North Mole Light (foreground of stamp) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016 Scheveningen Lighthouse, Scheveningen North Mole Light (foreground of stamp) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016

Scheveningen Lighthouse, Scheveningen North Mole Light (foreground of stamp) and Van der Valk Pier Light (lower right of sheet) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016 Scheveningen Lighthouse, Scheveningen North Mole Light (foreground of stamp) and Van der Valk Pier Light (lower right of sheet) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016

Sheet of 5 showing the stamps from all 5 sheets in the series | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016 Sheet of 5 showing the stamps from all 5 sheets in the series | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 23 May 2016

2016 Netherlands sheetlets

On 1 Feb 2016 Netherlands Post issued 3 sheetlets in the Beautiful Netherlands series featuring the fishing villages of Zoutkamp, Volendam and Urk. An additional 2 sheets will be issued later this year for the villages of Arnemuiden and Scheveningen.

Volendam Lt. (cupola on building at lower right of sheet) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016 Volendam Lt. (cupola on building at lower right of sheet) | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016

Volendam Light is in the small red and white cupola atop the building at the lower right part of the sheet

Red buoy, channel marker and old lightouse replica | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016 Red buoy, channel marker and old lightouse replica | Scott ?, Mi ?, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016

This sheet features Zoutkamp. There are two red buoys on the sheet and a replica of an old lighthouse on the stamp.

Urk Lighthouse and red channel buoy | Scott ?, Mi, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016 Urk Lighthouse and red channel buoy | Scott ?, Mi, SG ?, WADP ? | 1 Feb 2016

Urk Lighthouse and a red channel buoy are visible on the stamp.