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The Stamps of Herm 1949 - 1969

HS26: Ship Definitives: Issued 17 September 1969

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These stamps were designed by Jennifer Toombs and printed in offset-lithography by Harrison & Sons.  Originally it was intended to issue the set to mark Guernsey s postal independence on 1 October 1969.  However, the Post Office (Guernsey) Law required the closure of the Island s own postal service so they were issued in mid September with a life of 14 days.

B&F 111 116 and B&F 111.S 116.S

These stamps are available from Herm Island individually and in sheets.  Imperforate proofs and a first day cover are also available - click here for details. 

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