Berlin Wall

Germany - The Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall

Germany - The Berlin Walln stamps

Lighthouse at the Fort of Santa Catarina

Portugal - Figueira da Fox


Figueira da Foz
Praça Luís de Albuquerque and
Fort of Santa Catarina
Silver Coast

 Figueira da Foz (Forte de Santa Catarina)1886. Inactive since 1968. Approx. 10m (33 ft) round cylindrical cast iron tower with lantern and gallery, painted red. Paulo Azevedo has a photo, a second photoshowing the fort is available, Wikimedia has a closeup by João Campos, and Bing has a satellite view. Another example of a French prefabricated tourelle. Probably still in service as a daybeacon, this lighthouse is located within the walls of the late 16th century Forte de Santa Catarina, on the north side of the entrance to the Rio Mondego at Figueira da Foz. Site open, tower closed. ARLHS POR-073.

Portugal - Figueira da Fox stamps


Canada - RCMP

RCMP – Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Canada - RCMP stamps

Vietnam Memorial

USA - DC - Vietnam Memorial

Vietnam Memorial

USA - DC -  WWII Memorial stampsfrom a German Postcrosser

World War II Memorial

USA - DC -  WWII Memorial

World War II Memorial

USA - DC -  WWII Memorial stampsfrom a German Postcrosser

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Canada - Royal Canadian Mounted PoliceRoyal Canadian Mounted Police

Scarlet-coated members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police present the musical ride that is the ultimate expression of the Mounties’ equestrian skill.  The ride, performed by 32 of the finest horsemen of the Force, has been acclaimed by audiences across North America.

Canada - Royal Canadian Mounted Police stamps


Military Parade

Canada - Military Parade 1938


Military Parade
Montreal, Quebec, 1938

Canada - Military Parade 1938 stamps

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