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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 Nordenskj√∂ld stamp depicts the ship "Antarctic" in the harbour of Tromsø (Norway) fotographed 1898. In the background is visible the Tromsdalstinden (1'238 m).

Bill Tilman
'Mischief' 1964

Alister Hardy
'William Scoresby' 1927
Stanley Kemp
'Discovery' 1925
The Seven Sister Ridge Wiencke Island in the background.

Ernest Shackleton
'Endurance' 1914

Robert Cushman Murphy
'daisy' 1912

Wilhelm Filcher
'Deutschland' 1911

Otto Nordenskjöld
'Antarctic' 1902
in the harbour of Tromsø (Norway) fotographed 1898. In the background is visible the Tromsdalstinden (1'238 m).

Carl Anton Larsen
'Jason' 1894

Karl Schrader
'Moltke' 1882

James Wegell
'Jane' 1823

Fabian von Bellinghausen
'Vostok 1819

James Cook
'Resolution' 1775

Beschreibung und Bild ohne Rahmen
Beschreibung und Bild ohne Rahmen

 

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