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Streymoy is the largest and most populated island of the Faroe Islands. It covers an area of 373 square kilometres. The highest mountain on the island is the Kopsenni (789 m).

 

Faroe Islands 1985, Tórshavn.
Tórshavn is the is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands.
Paintings by Edward Dayes (1763-1804).
The stamps were issued in the series "Paintings by Edward Dayes".

 

Faroe Islands 1985, Skælingsfjall.
View from the Kjalnes farm in Kollafjørður towards west.
Skælingsfjall (767 m) is the highest peak of the three summits in the center.
The stamp was issued in the series "Paintings by Edward Dayes".

 

Faroe islands stamp Saksun village issued 1994Faroe islands stamp Vestmannybjorgini on Streymoy island issued 1994

Faroe Islands 1994
370(Ø), Saksun village on Streymoy island.
650(Ø), Vestmannabjørgini (the cliffs west of the village Vestmanna) on Streymoy island.

 

Faroe Islands 2005, Velbastaður.
Velbastaður village is located on the south-western coast of Streymoy island.
The left stamp shows a view towards south, the stamp at the right shows a view towards the small Koltur island in the north.
The stamps were issued in the series "Paintings by Jógvan Waagstein (1979 – 1949)".

 

Faroe Islands 2005, Kollafjørður.
Kollafjørður is a village located along the northern shore of Kollafjørður Fjord.
The stamp was issued in the series "Paintings by Jógvan Waagstein (1979 – 1949)".

 

Faroe Islands 2007, Hoyvik.
A view towards Nólsoy Island.

 

Faroe islands stamp Yviri við Strond, Tórshavn on Streymoy island

Faroe Islands 2005, Yviri við Strond, Tórshavn on Streymoy island.
The stamp was issued in the series "Paintings by Jógvan Waagstein (1979 – 1949)".

 

Faroe Islands 2005, Hoyvík.
Today Hoyvík is the northern suburb of Tórshavn on Streymoy island. The mountain ridge behind (right stamp) is on Eysturoy island.
The stamps were issued in the series "Paintings by Jógvan Waagstein (1979 – 1949)".

 

Faroe Islands 2005, Kirkjubøur.
Kirkjubøur is the southernmost village on Streymoy island.

 

Faroe island Skaelingsfjall stamp issues 2007

Faroe Islands 2007
Skælingsfjall (767 m/right)

 

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