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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.

Barberyn L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Barberyn L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 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.

Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018

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

Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 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.

Oluvil L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Oluvil L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 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 ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Barberyn L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018

Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Galbokka Pt. L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018

Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Pt. Pedro L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018

Oluvil L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018 Oluvil L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 26 Oct 2018

More lighthouse stamps from Sri Lanka can be seen here

 

2016 Sri Lanka Stamp

On 27 May 2016 Sri Lanka Post issued this stamp to commemorate 50 years of tourism. At the center of the stamp between the 5 and the 0 is a stylized lighthouse.

Stylized L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 27 May 2016 Stylized L/H | Sc ?, Mi ?, SG ?, Yt ?, WADP ? | 27 May 2016

View more lighthouse stamps from Sri Lanka here