Knitting Ladies

Russia - Kirdiy - KnittingKnitting Ladies – Victoria Kirdiy

Russia - Kirdiy - Knitting stampsNote the stamp of the beautiful Russian shawl

 

Bretagne-Frankreich

Germany - Bretagne-Frankreich

Bretagne-Frankreich

Germany - Bretagne-Frankreich stamps

Garda Lake – Toscolano Maderno

Italy - Lake of Garda

Garda Lake – Toscolano Maderno
Italy

Italy - Lake of Garda stamps Germany

Eigeroy Lighthouse

Norway - Falk Lademann

 

Eigeroy Lighthouse
Norway

Eigerøy1854. Active; focal plane 46 m (151 ft); three white flashes every 30 s. 33 m (108 ft) round cast iron tower with lantern and gallery, attached to a 2-story service building. 1st order Fresnel lens in use. Lighthouse painted red with one white horizontal band. Falk Lademann’s photo is at the top of this page, Wikimedia has Roar Johansen’s photo, Anke and Jens have several good photos, S. Lommatzsch has a 2008 closeup, Trabas has posted a view from the sea by Ronald Wöhrn, and Bing has asatellite view. This was Norway’s first cast iron lighthouse, and its success encouraged the building of many more on the Norwegian coastline. Automated in 1989, the lighthouse remains under the control of the Kystverket, which offers limited tours. Located on the southwestern tip of Eigerøy, about 12 km (7.5 mi) west of Egersund. Accessible by road. Site open, tower open for climbing on Sundays in July. ARLHS NOR-010; NF-0945; Admiralty B3184; NGA 1960. -The Lighthouse Directory

Norway - Falk Lademann stamps from Russia

Kiel

Germany - Kiel

Kiel, Germany

Germany - Kiel stamps

Mountain Belukha

Russia - Altai Mountain Belukha

Mountain Belukha
Altai

UNESCO listing, click here

Russia - Altai Mountain Belukha stamps

Kharkiv

Ukraine - Kharkiv

 

Kharkiv, Ukraine

Ukraine - Kharkiv dtamps

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