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South Africa 2011
"100th anniversary of the first South African airmail flight"

The souvenirsheet depicts the aircraft in 1911, the first South African airmail flight between Kenilworth and Muizenberg. The Muizenberg Post-office was the first in South Africa, which received an airmail.

According to the Muizenberg Historical Conservation Society, the aircraft took off from the Kenilworth Race Course at 19:15 and landed at Oldham’s Field on the verges of Zandvlei in Muizenberg, a distance of almost 13 km.

Kenilworth and Muizenberg are situated in the east of Cape Town. The stamp is showing a Blériot monoplane in front of the Table Mountain (left) and Devils Peak (right).  

South Africa 2012, "360 years since the arrival of the Dutch at the Cape portraying Krotoa".
The Table Mountain in the background.
The stamp of the souvenirsheet is showing Eva (Krotoa) van die Kaap (circa 1642 – died Cape Town, 29th July 1674).

 

 

South Africa 2013, "Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Centenary".
The illustration of the sheet (self-adhesive) features the lower reaches (Castle Rock) of the Table Mountain massif.

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is hailed as the most beautiful garden in Africa and is acclaimed as one of the great botanical gardens of the world. The garden forms part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is one of Cape Town’s most popular tourist attractions. This year, Kirstenbosch celebrates 100 years of promoting, conserving and displaying the unique indigenous flora of South Africa
(text: South African Post).

 

Jersey 2013, "150 Years International Red Cross".
The Table Mountain in the background.

 

São Tomé und Príncipe 2013
The Table Mountain in the background.
The stamp was issued in the series "African Trains".

 

Guinea-Bissau 2013, Blue Train.
The Table Mountain in the background.

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