Tasmanian Philatelic Society

Established 1900

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Latest information from the Tasmanian Philatelic Society

New Guide to date stamps on Tasmanian Pictorials

click here Gravelly-Beach-T3The TPS  will publish the completely revised and enlarged listings and rarity ratings for the circular date stamps on Tasmanian Pictorials. This is the result of  many years of work by Postal History author John Hardinge.


http://www.gitelesprunelles.be/professional-resume-writing-winnipeg/ The “Guide to circular date stamps on the Tasmanian Pictorial stamps” is 48 pages, full colour and published in durable high quality paper.


click here Contents include:

  • New revised and enlarged rarity ratings
  • Early and Late dates
  • Date stamp types
  • Other markings seen on the Pictorial stamps
  • Transition to the Commonwealth stamps and cut-off for State ratings

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get link Details  on The Guide to cds on Pictorials  page.

20th Jan 2014 December 2013 Courier now available form the Tasmanian Philatelic Society

http://gplworld.com/?p=professional-writing-london Courier numbCourier-Dec-2013-weber 56 features an article on C W Coard, the designer and engraver of the first Tasmanian stamps, the ‘Courier’ issues. Until now little was known of Coard but extensive research by Bill Lloyd-Smith and new information from Coard’s family have enabled a picture of his life and achievements to be pieced together.

http://phamvankhoa.com/good-college-entrance-essay/ Another article in our series on the Melbourne printings of the Pictorial stamps, this time the 3d value  provides great detail on the various printings.

blank Tasmanian newspaper wrappers come under the spotlight in a piece by Dr John Courtis in the only detailed study of this subject in many years.

creative writing melbourne New information on the Zeehan type iii cds and its times is also featured along with information on a major discovery regarding the first Tas Railway Parcel stamps, and a significant auction of a large Tasmanian collection.

2015 program now available

go site Our meeting program for 2015 is now available on site. Members should have received their copy along with the December Courier mail-out. [… view program here].

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