Your browser does not seem to support iframes. Click here to read this PDF. Convert your PDF to digital flipbook ↗ Contents June 2024 New Issue Norway: Bjørnøya / Bear Island 29; 50Committee; Deadline for next Polar Post; Dates for your Diary; Note on Copyright 30Contents; Membership News; Editorial; Stop Press – New Issue 18th April 2024 Tristan da Cunha 31Chairman’s Message (BAE 1901-1904 and The Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903) 32-33Polar Salon at Boston 2026 34; 37Agenda for the AGM of the PPHSGB to be held on Saturday 29th June 2024 at 2pm BST (1pm UTC/GMT) 34Report of the Treasurer of the PPHSGB for 2023 34Accounts of the PPHSGB for the Year ending 31st December 2023 35Sale at Auction of the Gerry Pearce Collection “Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58” 36† Ron Burn – 27th May 1943 to 5th February 2024 (Former Chairman of the PPHSGB) 37The Soviet Whaling Fleet in the Antarctic 38-39de Gerlache de Gomery, Four Generations in the Polar Regions 40-47Clean-Up on Brabant Island 47First Gnatmail / Royds – Scott / 14-15 NOV. 65 47Argentina – Postcard Cancelled at Base Conjunta Teniente Matienzo 15 ABR 70 48New Issues 29th February 2024: Greenland 49New Issue 1st February 2024: United Kingdom – Royal Mail – Weather Forecasting 49New Issue 12th February 2024: The Falkland Islands – 125th Anniversary of St Mary’s Church 49Wholesale of stamps of Ascension Island, BAT, The Falkland Islands, SG&SSI and TdC to the Philatelic Trade 49New Issue 14th March 2024: Norway – Bjørnøya (Bear Island) – The Island of Seabirds 50Book in French – Postal Rates of TAAF (FSAT) 1948-2024 50New Issue 20th February 2024: Australian Antarctic Territory – Petrels 51New Issue 11th December 2023: Tristan da Cunha – 60th Anniversary of Tristan’s 1961 Volcano, Part 3 -Resettlement 51New Issue 10th February 2024: SG&SSI – South Sandwich Islands – Traversay Islands 52 PDF Supplement to Polar Post, N°281, June 2024This Supplement contains the following information and articles:Contents 52APPHSGB – Report of the Honorary Secretary for 2023 52BPPHSGB – Report of the Editor of Polar Post for 2023 52BMembership Secretary’s Report 2023 52BNew Issue 18th April 2024: Tristan da Cunha – Garden Flowers 52C-52DNew Issue 30th May 2024 French Southern and Antarctic Territories (FSAT/TAAF)Triptych Showing the Extreme Capacities of the Animals of TAAF 52D-52ENew Issue 20th May 2024: The Falkland Islands – In Memory of Fireman Gerard Johnson andFireman Robert Finlayson 52ENew Issues 24th and 26th May 2024: Greenland 52FNew Issue 24th May 2024: Greenland – Centenary of the 5th Thule Expedition 52GThe S.S. Discovery 1901 Cachet – A Query from Christian Murguet 52H-52ISale of the Gerry Pearce Collection “Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58” 52JGrosvenor Philatelic Auctions, 399-401 Strand, London WC2R 0LT – 6th June 2024 pm, Lot 1109 52KPolar Salon 2026 at Boston 2026 World Expo May 23-30, 2026 52LBoston 2026 Bulletin #1 Available 52M

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