They were all rouletted 14X7, but so crudely that they cannot easily be measured. Stamps from German WWII Occupation - Channel Islands (Guernsey) Sort by: ... German WWII Occupation Channel Islands (Guernsey) 1941 2 1/2p ultramarine on cover used locally in Jersey, faint Jersey cancel: Cat. Sort by Name; Sort by Price; Sort by Date; Sort by Popularity; Sort by Rating; Show 50 Products. The ... Martin, F. Story of Guernsey Postage Stamps 1940-1941, during the occupation by the German military authorities. Postage to: Ireland. GB Stamps Guernsey Occupation Issues Small Collection. Your chance to own! Val. If your looking at this you have probably seen the dutch joolz pram before that many celebs have . Guernsey occupation stamps were first issued on February 18, 1941 and were valid until April 13, 1946. 4-5 Cat. 3 blocks of 6 occupied guernsey mint stamps. Edmund Blampied’s occupation stamps feature scenes of Jersey. 0 bids. ↩, The Jersey occupation stamps show JERSEY in a curved line, because the original Guernsey design showed GUERNSEY in a curved line. Otherwise in good condition. Guernsey occupation stamps were first issued on February 18, 1941 and were valid until April 13, 1946. Add to Cart. Only Colnect automatically matches … At the right, above, the Channel Island’s first “home-grown” postage stamp, issued by Jersey on April 1, 1941. Homepage; GB Commemorative Stamps U/M. 4-5 Cat. Guernsey Stamps! Shipping to United Kingdom. Guernsey has issued its own stamps since the creation of Guernsey Post, 1 October 1969. Including some better frankings. C $69.31. There is little doubt that they had an eye on possible profits from sales in postwar years.Large quantities of Channel Islands occupation stamps, amounting almost to a glut, are available today in the philatelic marketplace, on cover and off. Despite its small size, … More info… Buy now. New Listing German Occupation Guernsey stamps 1941 MI 1-5 CANC VF. Note also the pencilled notation — “Newsprint printing” — was probably added by a dealer who hoped to sell the cover for “2/6” — 2 shillings, 6 pence. Jersey’s stamps were designed by a retired British army officer, artist and historian, Col. Norman Victor Lacey Rybot, and printed by the Jersey Evening Post. Price: GBP 7.50 (approx C $13.00) View … Shop by Category. Guernsey Post has issued postage stamps in the Bailiwick of Guernsey since its creation in 1969 when the postal service was separated from the Royal Mail. The Occupation of Guernsey began at around 8.30pm on Sunday 30 June, with German troop numbers roughly equaling the number of remaining islanders who had to endure hunger, poor medical attention, and fear. Guernsey Centenary of the Ford Model T 2008 MNH SG#1242-1247 CV£7.05. The stamps are notable for their crude designs and poor printing quality. Nevertheless, the occupation stamps supplied an apparent need, and a great many of them were used throughout the war, despite occasional shortages, and for several months after the war as island life gradually returned to normal. A pound equals 20 shillings, and a shilling equals 12 pence. : 3 From 1983 Guernsey has issued stamps designated Alderney They exist in many shades and were printed on various types of paper, including newsprint. From United States. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller +C $5.09 shipping. Showing Channel Islands Coat of Arms. Although the Channel Islands occupation issues are colourful, they certainly don’t meet the high printing standards that the Germans normally applied to most of their other stamp issues. All 3 va . German Occupation of Guernsey, One of the Channel Islands, Postcard with British Bisect. German Philatelic Society Reference Manual of Forgeries, Vol.13, “German Occupation 1939-1945”, (Channel Islands Guernsey Michel 1-3). Time left … Guernsey stamps were first issued in the island during the German Occupation of 1940–1945, when there was a great shortage of British stamps, as all ties with mainland Britain had been … The first postal service took place using mail sent with captains of packet ships, using agents in the England and in the islands for the end delivery. The attorney general of Guernsey, Ambrose Sherwill, actually referred to it as a ‘model occupation’, which very much captured the essence of what the German authorities were trying to achieve. EUR 2.22. Visit the WW2 Occupation sites references in the story and learn the real history behind this turbulent period of Guernsey's past. VF NH, Apr. Mostly only the fronts have been scanned since there is nothing much special on the backs. They note, "All plates were destroyed after the Occupation. Vaudin, counting on Teutonic ignorance of British tradition, used the Guernsey Coat of Arms for his basic design — three heraldic English lions (or leopards, according to some sources) on a red shield. Like their predecessors, they too were rouletted 11X7. Stamp Market Trends; What’s New; Purchase Terms; Newsletter; Home / German Occupations - Guernsey to Laibach. Both Jersey and Guernsey subsequently released other stamps in the same designs and different denominations. Postmarked December 27, 1940. The heraldically improper manner by which these arms became known as the arms of Guernsey … Guernsey Post is delighted to announce that it will release commemorative stamps to mark the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal British Legion. German intelligence officers passed the designs for printing. Guernsey Post recently issued a special set of commemorative stamps designed to blend modern-day celebrations with elements taken from stamps issued during the Second World War. one stamp per block of four have hinge residue. Housed in a proprietary stock card, to which is at.. Price £5.60. On March 11, 1942, Guernsey issued reprints of its ½d stamp on March 11, 1942, and its 1d stamp on April 9. €150: $125.00 … Many that appear to have passed through the mail streams of the Channel Islands probably did not: they were probably favour cancelled at post offices and handed back to the customers, and are therefore philatelic rather than legitimately postal in nature; nevertheless, a great many of today’s collectors are attracted to them. EUR 43.92. In 1941, the first “home-grown” Channel Islands occupation stamps appeared. The first Jersey stamp was based on the design of the Guernsey stamp. 2 R-letters Guernsey - of which 1 x first day Mi. When supplies of British postage stamps ran out on Jersey, the Bailiff of Jersey asked Col. Rybot to submit designs for penny and halfpenny stamps. Vaudin, counting on Teutonic ignorance of British tradition, used the Guernsey Coat of Arms for his basic design — … C $10.22. In 1998 postage stamps were issued without a price stated on the stamp, the terms "Local" and "UK" being used to distinguish the values. Guernsey Stamps: "Occupation Stamps 50th Anniversary" - Presentation Pack 1991 Click images to enlarge. Guernsey Post announces that it is to mark the 75th anniversary of Guernsey’s Liberation with a special set of commemorative stamps designed to blend modern-day celebrations with elements taken from stamps issued during World War II (stamp issue date: 2 May 2020). Actors Glen Powell and Lily James in ‘The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society’ (2018), which portrayals life in the Channel Islands following the German occupation of … £17.50. Jersey issued a 1d 1 vermillion stamp featuring the Channel Islands Arms on April 1; Guernsey issued a green ½d stamp in a similar design on April 7. Stamp collected at Old Government House Hotel. Vaudin, an artist employed by the Guernsey Press Co. Ltd., which printed them. Guernsey’s first stamp, issued April 7, 1941, was the ½d stamp shown above at the left. Guernsey : Stamps [Year: 1984] [1/4]. The size of the population actively resisting German occupation in continental European countries was between 0.6% and 3%, and the percentage of the islands' populations participating in active resistance was comparable. C $6.50 . Seller 100% positive . The first postage stamps printed for use in Guernsey were issued during the occupation of the island during World War II. In 1941, the first “home-grown” Channel Islands occupation stamps appeared. re: Issue dates of Jersey and Guernsey WWII occupation stamps. The first postal service took place using mail sent with captains of packet ships, using agents in the England and in the islands for the end delivery. Payment by PAYPAL only. See complete description. 2016.1.16 . Mohle, Heinz. Jersey issued a 1d1 vermillion stamp featuring the Channel Islands Arms on April 1; Guernsey issued a green ½d stamp in a similar design on April 7. The island’s 1d vermillion stamp was issued Feb. 18, 1941, and the 2½d ultramarine stamp appeared on April 12, 1944. In 1942, watermarked versions of the two low-value Guernsey stamps were produced. The Guernsey Arms derive from seals granted to the island in the late 13th Century by King Edward I. It was extremely tough, but compared to the German occupation in France or Holland it was a much ‘softer’ occupation. On Jersey, the local German authorities overprinted a few sets of George VI stamps with a swastika on a trial basis in 1940. The Bailiff of Jersey protested against the defacing of the King’s head. 31-33 Cat. C $12.75. The German Occupation of the Channel … GUERNSEY 2007 CHRISTMAS SET OF 12 Mint Never Hinged/MNH. However, during the German Occupation, due to a lack of British stamps, locally printed stamps were in use between 1941 and 1945 (see Occupation topic). shipping: + C $17.31 shipping . Rare bisect stamp on postcard . Finden Sie Top-Angebote für 1941 guernsey kanalinseln england besetzung cover halbieren stempel maison lihou bei eBay. 1948 Channel Islands Occupation 2 1/2d FDC;+Later'Forged'Germany Cachet;Guernsey. In 1941, the first “home-grown” Channel Islands occupation stamps appeared. Time left 6d 14h left. Seller 100% positive . Guernsey German Occupation. Both Jersey and Guernsey subsequently released other stamps in the same designs and different denominations. And there is this: stamp collectors in the Channel Islands were quick to appreciate the philatelic value of not only the new occupation stamps, but the officially-sanctioned bisected stamps as well. GUERNSEY 1991 OCCUPATION STAMPS Presentation Pack + STAMP BOOKLET. shipping: + C $20.79 shipping. The explanation is that the Jersey postal department had to have new moveable steel type for its cancellation hammers made locally in that year because it couldn’t order steel type from the U.K. Guernsey, German Occupation In WWII : Stamps [1/2]. Our sets are supplied in a robust glassine bag. £6.90. Guernsey’s three stamps were designed by E.W. A. fter the stock of stamps held in the Island's Post Offices became exhausted during the latter end of 1940, letters had to be handed over the counter with cash in order to be franked by postmark. Both stamps are perforated 11 and are not watermarked. "In the 1970s and 1980s Arms stamps … Payment. [1], In the 1950s Guernsey used British regional stamps marked specifically for use in Guernsey but valid for postage throughout the United Kingdom. Stamps Guernsey ,Occupation Issue,1941-44 10 Stamps 1/2+21/2 d Arms as per scan . Arms of England. Guernsey: The Guernsey Press Co., n.d. 15p. Price: $29.50. On May 9, 1945, the day AFTER victory in Europe had been declared, the islands were liberated when the 26,000 German troops surrendered unconditionally to British forces. #Mi. Covers franked with the occupation issues are commonly available, as are the occupation stamps themselves. From Netherlands +$3.00 shipping. The first pillar boxes in Britain were introduced in the Channel Islands as an experiment in 1852, to collect mail for the Royal Mail packet boats. Time left 6d 14h left. Guernsey Presentation Pack "Occupation Stamps 50th Anniversary" 1991 . Shop with confidence on eBay! The new occupation stamps didn’t resolve the problems resulting from shortages of basic post office supplies. M5/52 World WWII German Occupation Stamps 12 Used NH/H Clean Coll. The ½d green stamp in the same design, above left, appeared Jan. 29, 1942. From Netherlands +$3.00 shipping. Interestingly both covers shown below were listed at very nominal prices by a dealer in the Netherlands on a German language EBAY site . Next, in Part 5: The new Jersey and Guernsey occupation stamps include design elements that serve as symbols of resistance to the German occupation. Buy guernsey occupation stamps and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! 1 (7/4/41) + Jersey postcard with horizontal pair likewise no. shipping: + C $4.33 shipping. Jersey issued a 1d 1 vermillion stamp featuring the Channel Islands Arms on April 1; Guernsey … German Occupation Guernsey stamps 1942 MI 4-5 specialised MNH/MLH CAT VALUE $470 British Isles Stamps, Guernsey Stamps, Isle of Man,Stamps, Unused Stamps, Postage Stamps Unused, UK Stamps, Channel Islands,British Colony ... Add to GUERNSEY Postage Stamp 150 year Anniversary & 50th Anniversary booklet of occupation stamps … Even the ‘stamps’ used are the well known facsimiles from the 1970s!! Between June 1, 1943 and Feb. 25, 1944, Jersey issued a set of six colourful pictorial stamps featuring scenes of Jersey, designed by Edmund Blampied, one of the most eminent artists to come from the Channel Islands. From United … Jersey and Guernsey collection of stamps on letters on sheets from the German Occupation (some later letters extra). Guernsey Stamps: "Occupation Stamps 50th Anniversary" - Presentation Pack 1991. Like Jersey’s and Guernsey’s earlier occupation stamps, Blampied’s stamps were approved by the Germans before being released. 4; Stamp collected at the German Naval Signals HQ. 570 pr… Sale or Auction and Postage to eBay registered users address only. Condition:--Ended: Dec 01, 2020, 02:27:25 AM EST. They were printed in France and used blue French banknote paper. Unlike their predecessors, they are watermarked with a chain-link design. Stamp auction 147 - Channel Islands. The designer of the Guernsey occupation stamps, E.W. GE125. EUR 12.84. Our website uses cookies. The first stamps issued by Guernsey were forced upon the island by the shortage of British stamps in 1941 during the German occupation of the Channel Islands. The use of the letter “d” to symbolize penny or pence, the plural of penny, comes down to us from the Roman denarius, a small silver coin first minted about 211 BC during the Second Punic War. Watch; New Listing German Occupation Jersey stamps 1943 MI 1-8 CANC VF. Regular stamp auctions, coin auctions and stock sales. $0.99. Albany Stamps specialises in and supplies all types of GB philately with a choice of first day covers, presentation packs, single stamps and sets, sheets, booklets … Note that the “43” is considerably larger than the “19”. Guernsey Stamps: "Occupation Stamps 50th Anniversary" - First Day Cover 1991. shipping: + C $1.65 shipping . Sort by Default Order. Do not waste your hard earned cash on these four ‘constructed’ items unless you wish to have examples, as they are worthless. The oldest pillar box in use in the British Isles is in Guernsey. Note the large size of the “43” in the cancellation compared to the “19,” a result of having new moveable steel type made locally for the new year, 1943. British Stamps 1924-1951 U/M; British Stamps 1953-1965 U/M; British Stamps 1966-1970 U/M ; British Stamps 1971-1975 U/M; British Stamps 1976-1980 U/M; … A postcard from the States’ Junior Library, franked with the 1d value of the Blampied stamps, notifying a borrower that a book he had borrowed is overdue. German Occupation postage stamps This article by Norman Rybot was published in the 1953 Annual Bulletin of La Société Jersiaise. Postmarked December 27, 1940. The designer of the Guernsey occupation stamps, E.W. The cost was normally 3d. The designs thus approved bore the name of the island, the value of the stamp and the shield of arms of England as borne on the royal seals issued c1290 by Edward I to his Bailiff in each bailiwick.. The Bailiwick of Guernsey incorporates Alderney, Herm and Sark which all used the Guernsey issues from 1969. By continuing, you consent to the use of cookies on your device, unless you have disabled them from your browser. Buy, sell, trade and exchange collectibles easily with Colnect collectors community. Guernsey Stamps U/M. Despite its small size, Alderney’s habitats include heathlands, woodlands, rich farmland, cliffs, dunes and offshore stacks. Save this search. Buy, sell, trade and exchange collectibles easily with Colnect collectors community. Two postal items slightly foxed, as well as a postal item from Jersey with perforation flaws on two stamps. Guernsey occupation stamps were first issued on February 18, 1941 and were valid until April 13, 1946. C $0.01. As you’ve seen previously, Guernsey’s postal workers modified their cancellation hammers for the new year of 1941 by modifying metal type with the numeral “0” of 1940 to look more or less like a “1”. Guernsey WW2 Occupation Stamp Covers x 3. Update your delivery location 7 S 0 P O N S O A R P A 7 E E D-1-1 U J-1 0 F J-1-1. In 1958 an number of "Regional Stamps" were produced for the various countries that comprised the UK (except England strangely) and Guernsey … The four stamps … Guernsey 1941-44 War Occupation Stamps On Page. The Channel Islands Specialists Society has published an article about bogus Channel Islands stamps. Indeed, they are more common than occupation covers franked with British stamps, since supplies of British stamps dried up within months of the beginning of the occupation, which lasted for almost five years. Finden Sie günstige Guernsey Occupation-Schnäppchen in der Kategorie Stempel.z.B. Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for Guernsey Regional Stamp Issues. German WWII Occupation Channel Islands (Guernsey) 1942 Guernsey, 1/2p and 1p, blue paper, bottom margin imprint singles, used, signed Mohle, BPP: Cat. 0 bids. #Mi. Two postal items slightly foxed, as well as a postal item from Jersey with perforation flaws on two stamps. $0.99. Registered shipping. Jersey and Guernsey Occupation Stamps. 2 bids. Front: Photograph of harbor in foreground with city in background,'OLD HARBOUR AND MODEL YACHT POND, GUERNSEY' at bottom ; Back:Orange postage stamp … Guernsey Post is delighted to announce the release of a new set of 16 definitive stamps depicting birds found on the island of Alderney in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. Alderney Stamp Books; Guernsey Stamps & Covers. Description . Mostly only the fronts have been scanned since … Seller 100% positive . From United Kingdom + EUR 2.12 postage. From 1983 Guernsey began issuing specific stamps designated Alderney for use in that island which are also valid throughout the Bailiwick of Guernsey.. British pre-decimal currency, coins, and stamps were denominated in pounds (£), shillings (/), and pence (d). Notify me before the end of the auction. Free postage. Later, Guernsey used British regional stamps marked specifically for use in Guernsey but valid for postage throughout the United Kingdom. $3.99. Channel Islands Wartime Stamps - Great Britain Stamp Dealers in GB Stamps British First Day Covers Jersey Guernsey Isle of Man. Otherwise in good condition. New Listing STAMPS POLAND 1939+German Occupation General Gouvernement MINT80%n/h 9pgs#01051 . Make Offer Up for auction is a beautiful Postcard cover from Guernsey during the German occupation of the Channel Island of England. C $69.31. Occupation of Guernsey N1-3. Colnect collectors club revolutionizes your collecting experience! By continuing, you consent to the use of cookies on your device, unless you have disabled them from your browser. Sep 17, 2018 - Guernsey Occupation 1941 SG 4 Mint SG 4 Scott N4 Condition Fine LMM Only one post charge applied on multiple purchases Details Quality Commonwealth 1 bid . Kostenlose Lieferung für viele Artikel! The cover below, posted from Jersey to Guernsey by a “Miss Elsie Le Page” and franked with a pair of the Jersey one-penny stamps and a single of the half-penny stamp (the correct rate for inter-island postage), was postmarked on April 28, 1943. 1 bid. Working from a photograph of the original Guernsey stamp design,2 (which hadn’t yet been issued) and following instructions that the stamps were not to bear the portrait of King George VI or any symbol connecting Jersey with Great Britain (the same instructions that were issued in Guernsey), Rybot produced two trial designs, which were refined to more closely reflect the Medieval style of the original Jersey Arms. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller +C $12.76 shipping. Our website uses cookies. Val. Buy, sell, trade and exchange collectibles easily with Colnect collectors community. Vaudin was ordered to re-design his essay with a straight island-name, but such an order never reached Jersey. 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