• July 16th, 2012

    Titanic stamp issue from Ascension Island

    The Ascension Island Post Office is releasing a new stamp issue commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Loss of the RMS Titanic. One hundred years ago on 10th April 1912 the RMS Titanic left Southampton, England on her maiden voyage bound for New York in the USA. Tragically the events of the next few days became one of the most fascinating and enduring stories of all time. Set Values ...
  • May 19th, 2012

    Titanic stamps by Hungary Post

    Magyar Posta has issued an exclusive commemorative stamp block in memory of the Titanic and Dr Arpad Lengyel, the ship's doctor on the first vessel to hurry to the aid of the Titanic, the British steamship RMS Carpathia. The main motif of this unusual philatelic product is the Titanic heading towards the iceberg, while the stamps show parts of the liner. In the top right corner there is a portrait ...
  • April 29th, 2012

    Titanic stamps from Belgium

    The Belgium Post has issued a stamp sheet to commemorate the centennial of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. The sheet is sold together with the 3D glasses, in order buyers could enjoy the viewing of the Titanic movie in 3D issued in 2012 and directed by James Cameron. The stamp sheet was designed by Francois Schuiten and Kris Maes. ...
  • April 20th, 2012

    Titanic stamp by Bulgaria

    The Bulgarian Post has issued a stamp commemorating the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the legendary RMS Titanic. RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK to New York City, US. The sinking of Titanic caused the deaths of 1,514 people in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters in histor ...
  • April 17th, 2012

    Jersey Post commemorates RMS Titanic

    A £3 stamp was issued by Jersey Post on 14 April 2012 to commemorate 100 years since the sinking of RMS Titanic. Ten people with a Jersey connection are known to have been on board RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage although the figure does vary. The precise number has always been difficult to define due to the confusion on the night, the passage of time and because most of the passengers were ...
  • April 15th, 2012

    New Ecuador Stamp Issue: R.M.S. Titanic 1912 – 2012

    The Ecuadorian Post is releasing a stamp issue entitled "R.M.S. Titanic 1912 - 2012", which consists of two block sheets of two First Day Covers. This year the entire world marks 100 years since RMS Titanic hit an iceberg and sank. The sinking of Titanic caused the deaths of 1,514 people in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters in history. ...
  • March 26th, 2012

    Canada Post commemorates Canadian Titanic ties with stamps

    Canada Post has unveiled the images of the five stamps that will be issued on April 5 to mark the centennial of the sinking of RMS Titanic. The collection, created by Haligonian design team of Dennis Page and Oliver Hill, showcases the best-known ship in the world with depth and realism and adds some poignant Canadian attributes. Canadians, and the citizens of Halifax, Nova Scotia, in particular, ...
  • March 24th, 2012

    Titanic unites Aland and Belgium

    In April, 100 years will have passed since the Titanic struck an iceberg and sank. 231 of the total of 2207 persons on board the Titanic were of Nordic descent. Three of the passengers that drowned came from Aland. On 16 April, Aland Post will be issuing a stamp commemorating the catastrophe. At the same time, the stamp is a joint issue with the Belgian Post which is also issuing a stamp commemora ...
  • February 4th, 2012

    Centenary of the Titanic stamp issue by Guernsey Post

    No other ship has cast a bigger shadow than the Titanic, which remains the most iconic vessel of our time. On her tragic maiden voyage, more than 1,500 people died when the "practically unsinkable" ship hit an iceberg and sank on 15 April 1912. This stamp issue has been designed by Nick Watton. ...
  • January 31st, 2012

    Titanic Centenary Stamp Issue by Gibraltar

    RMS Titanic was a passenger liner that struck an iceberg on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England, to New York City, and sank on 15 April 1912, resulting in the deaths of 1,517 people in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters in history. This stamp issue was designed by Stephen Perera. ...