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Guernsey 2020 Lighthouse Stamp

Guernsey continues to provide material for lighthouse stamp enthusiasts. On 2 May 2020 Guernsey Post issued a set of six stamps to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Liberation Day. One of the stamps has a stylized depiction of Castle Breakwater Lighthouse at St Peter Port at the left side of the stamp.

Castle Breakwater L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 2 May 2020 Castle Breakwater L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 2 May 2020

 

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2020 Lighthouse from Italy

On 26 June 2020, Post Italiane issued a set of two EUROPA stamps with the 2020 theme “Ancient Postal Routes”. One of these stamps shows the location of Punta della Guardia lighthouse. This light is located on the southern end of the island of Ponza in the Tyrrhennian Sea west of Naples. The location of the lighthouse is marked with a red arrow at the lower left quadrant of the stamp.

Punta della Guardia L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 6/26/2020 Punta della Guardia L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 6/26/2020

 

Punta della Guardia | 26 Jun 2020 Italy

Thanks to Jaap for the information about this issue.

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