Wednesday, February 29, 2012
MY FIRST COVER FROM THE ARCTIC.
THIS COVER COMES FROM NORDKAPP, HONNINGSVAG CITY.
NORDKAPP IS A MUNICIPALITY IN FINNMARK COUNTY, NORWAY. THE ADMINISTRATIVE CENTRE OF THE MUNICIPALITY IS THE CITY OF HONNINGSVÅG.
NORDKAPP IS REFERRED TO AS THE NORTHERNMOST POINT OF EUROPE, LOCATED AT 71°10′21″N 25°47′40″E,FROM THE NORTH POLE..
HONNINGSVÅG AT 70° 58' N, IN NORDKAPP MUNICIPALITY, CLA IMS TO BE THE NORTHERNMOST CITY IN NORWAY AND EVEN IN THE WORLD.
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Sunday, February 19, 2012
THIS COVERS IS FROM THE UNITED KINGDOM FROM THE "HOUSE OF WINDSOR" SERIES WITH SPECIAL POSTMARK OF "EDWARD WILSON OF ANTARCTIC"..
EDWARD WILSON was an Antarctic explorer, he was part of Robert Scott's expedition to the South Pole as Chief of Scientific Staff and died along with Scott and Henry Bowers in 1912.
THIS COVER COMES FROM KIEL WITH AN EXCELLENT POSTMARK COMMEMORATING 100th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ANTARCTIC EXPLORER SIR ROBERT FALCON SCOTT.
THANKS MY FRIEND FOR SUCH A WONDERFUL ADDITION.