Guernsey 2013 Bicentenary of the Guernsey Press & Star

From Stamps of the World

  • 6 values
  • Issue date : 31st July 2013
  • Designed by: Charlotte Barnes
  • Printed by: Lowe-Martin, Canada
  • Print process: Offset lithography
  • Sheet Size: 10 (5 x 2)
  • stamp format height 42mm x width 38mm
  • Perforations: 12.75 x 12.75


Bicentenary of the Guernsey Press and Star[edit]

Sheet stamps[edit]


40p ~ No 1, The Star or Guernsey Weekly Advertiser (Tuesday June 29, 1813)
53p ~ The Star – Supplement for Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Thursday June 24, 1897
55p ~ Evening Press, Monday July 1, 1940 – ‘ORDERS OF THE COMMANDANT OF THE GERMANY FORCES…’, and ½d green Coat of Arms postage stamp printed at The Guernsey Press in 1941
63p ~ The Guernsey Press, Saturday June 29, 2013 (bicentenary edition)
71p ~ Evening Press, Tuesday June 2, 1953, with Coronation portrait of Queen Elizabeth II
79p ~ Evening Press, Wednesday May 9, 1945, PEACE AND LIBERATION (FREEDOM in sky over silhouette of castle and mole with lighthouse

40p
53p
55p
63p
71p
79p

First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover

Presentation Pack[edit]

Pack