Category Archives: Lighthouses

2022 Uruguay Lighthouse Sheet

This sheet was issued by Uruguay on 20 Dec 2022 to commemorate “Artesenal Fishing in Uruguay”. It features the modern Punta Palmar Lighthouse (also known as Punta del Diablo L/H) which is located on the east coast of Uruguay.

Punta Palmar L/H | 20 Dec 2022 Punta Palmar L/H | 20 Dec 2022

 

Thanks to Jaap for finding this issue.

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2022 Italy Lighthouse Stamp

On 22 Nov 2022, Italy released a new lighthouse stamp  showing Castello Maniace Lighthouse which is located on a 13th century castle at the entrance to Syracuse Harbor on the southeast coast of Sicily.

Castello Maniace L/H | 22 Nov 2022 Castello Maniace L/H | 22 Nov 2022

 

Castello Maniace L/H | 22 Nov 2022 Castello Maniace L/H | 22 Nov 2022

 

Thanks to Jaap Termes for information about this issue.

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