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Jersey Surfing - Stamp Set

Jersey Surfing - Stamp Set

£5.71

Jersey in the Channel Islands enjoys some of the best waves in the British Isles. The Atlantic swell and tidal shifts, along miles of sand, make St. Ouen’s Bay, on the west coast of the Island, the perfect place for surfing.

The six stamps feature contemporary photographs taken by Jersey photographers: Matt Porteous, Andy Le Gresley, BAM Perspectives and Richard Picot and show surfers enjoying the waves at St Ouen’s Bay.

Date of issue 18-05-2021
Withdrawal date 18-05-2023
Designer Jersey Stamps
Sheet 10
Size 28mm x 48.2mm
Process Four colour offset lithography with a U/V gloss varnish
Denominations 54p, 74p, 88p, £1.00, £1.25, £1.30

Additional Information

Jersey enjoys some of the best waves in the British Isles. In fact, it is said that the British surf scene was born in Jersey.

These six stamps feature contemporary photographs taken by Jersey photographers. The miniature sheet features a photograph taken by the late John Houiellebecq in 1959 as a record of the formation of the Jersey Surfboard Club.

Additional Information

Jersey enjoys some of the best waves in the British Isles. In fact, it is said that the British surf scene was born in Jersey.

These six stamps feature contemporary photographs taken by Jersey photographers. The miniature sheet features a photograph taken by the late John Houiellebecq in 1959 as a record of the formation of the Jersey Surfboard Club.


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