Maritime Heritage Stamps

These Royal Mail stamps were affixed to specially designed envelopes and postmarked on the first day that the stamps were issued.

16.06.1982 | Birthplace of Drake, Postmarked at Tavistock

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16th June 1982 - Maritime Heritage
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15 1/2p Henry VIII and Mary Rose ...      ▼ expand stamp details
19 1/2p Blake and Triumph
24p Nelson and Victory
26p Fisher and Dreadnought
29p Cunningham and Warspite
Tavistock, Birthplace of Drake, CDS Postmark
Notes: With special cachet: 'TAVISTOCK, Sir Francis Drake was born at Crowndale in the parish of Tavistock, circa 1542' This cover also has the special Francis Drake postage stamp affixed issued in 1973.
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