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2019 Ukraine Lighthouse Stamp

On 5 July 2019 Ukrposhta issued a set of four stamps in the form of a souvenir sheet to celebrate “The beauty and grandeur of Ukraine – Donetsk Region”. The stamp at the top right of the sheet depicts Belosaraishiy (Belosaray) Lighthouse. This lighthouse is located on the north shore of the Sea of Azov near the city of Mariupol and is the oldest of the Azov lighthouses and was built in 1836. 

Belosaraiskiy L/H | 5 Jul 2019 - Image source: Universal Postal Union Belosaraiskiy L/H | 5 Jul 2019 - Image source: Universal Postal Union

 

Belosaraiskiy L/H | 5 Jul 2019 - Image source: Universal Postal Union Belosaraiskiy L/H | 5 Jul 2019 - Image source: Universal Postal Union

 

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Ukraine September 2014

On 2 Sep 2014 Ukraine Post issued a mini sheet of four stamps to commemorate “The Beauty and Grandeur of Ukraine. Odessa Region”. The large stamp at the lower right features Illichivsk South Mole Lt. Illichivsk is a city about 25 miles south of Odessa and became a port in 1957 when a deepwater channel was cut through a sandy barrier to the Black Sea. This lighthouse was built in 1965.

Illichivsk South Mole Lt. | 2 Sep 2014 Illichivsk South Mole Lt. | 2 Sep 2014

Illichivsk South Mole L/H | 2 Sep 2014 Illichivsk South Mole L/H | 2 Sep 2014

 

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