South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
"Ships, Scientists & Explorers — Definitive"
Issue date: 5th January 2015
The 1p stamp depicts a portrait of Bill Tilman. He was an English mountaineer and explorer. He was member of two of the 1930s Mt. Everest expeditions and made in the year 1936 together with Noel Odell the first ascent of Nanda Devi (7'816 m) in India.
The 5p Stanley Kemp stamp depicts the "Discovery" in front of the Wiencke Island (Antarctic Peninsula) with the Seven Sister Ridge in the background.
The 80p Otto Nordenskjöld stamp depicts the ship "Antarctic" in the harbour of Tromsø (Norway) fotographed 1898. In the background is visible the Tromsdalstinden (1'238 m).