Your browser does not seem to support iframes. Click here to read this PDF. Convert your PDF to digital flipbook ↗ Contents June 2013 BAT New Issue illustration: The Naming of Queen Elizabeth Land celebrating the Diamond Jubilee Year 29 Falkland Islands New Issue illustration: Lady Thatcher 29 Committee; Deadline for next Polar Post; Dates for your diary; Back issues of Polar Post; Note on Copyright 30 Chairman’s Message; Membership News; Important – Request for members to stand for the Committee 31 Captain Scott’s Last Antarctic Expedition 1909-1913, Part 14 32 STOP PRESS – New Issue – The Falkland Islands – Lady Thatcher – 16th May 2013 33 Arctic Canada – Hudson Bay Company – RMS Nascopie – First Mail on the Northwest Passage Route 34 Suspect Postmarks of the Falkland Islands Dependencies (FID) 1944-1949 – a follow-up 35 PDF of the Diamond Jubilee Issue of Polar Post, December 2012, in Full Colour 35 Unusual HMS Protector (A146) Covers 36 A New Name and Postmark for the Argentine Antarctic Base Teniente Jubany 36 New Chilean Antarctic Research Station ‘Glaciar Union’ 36 Brazilian Station Comandante Ferraz badly damaged by Fire in February 2012 36 TAAF (FSAT) News – The 2012/2013 Antarctic Summer Season 37 Cover Returns from the 2012/2013 Antarctic Summer Season 38 5th Chinese National Arctic Research Expedition (CHINARE 5) – Icebreaker MV Xuě Lóng “Snow Dragon” 40 South Shetlands Date Stamp B2 dated D /FE 5/48 – a further HMS Snipe Cover 40 BAS Halley VI Research Station offi cially opened on 5th February 2013 41 Temporary Post Offi ce at the former Base W Hut on Detaille Island 41 Specialised Stamp Catalogue of the Falkland Islands and Dependencies 1800-2013 – 6th Edition in full colour 42 Stamps of the Polar Worlds – 1900 to 2012 – 5th Edition 42 Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue Antarctica – 2nd Edition, December 2012 43 South Georgia – The Provisional ‘Paid at/At’ Handstamp 1911-1912; FIPSG Monograph N°15 43 FRANK WILD CBE, RNVR, FRGS Polar Explorer extraordinaire 44 New Issue – Australian Antarctic Territory – Mountains 12th March 2013 46 New Issue – The Falkland Islands – Referendum – 15th February 2013 46 New Issue – BAT – The Naming of Queen Elizabeth Land celebrating the Diamond Jubilee Year 47 New Issue – The Falkland Islands – Rockhopper Penguins, Predators and Prey Part 2 – 28th March 2013 47 New Issues – French Southern and Antarctic Territories (TAAF) – 1st January and 5th April 2013 48 New Issue – French Southern and Antarctic Territories (TAAF) – 29th April 2013 50 New Issue – New Zealand – ANZAC 2013 – NZ$2.40 Value 50 New Issue – South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands – Star Trails – 4th June 2013 50 A further ‘Around the World’ Karl Lellman Post Card; Trans-Polar Flights – Cover Illustrations 52 PPHSGB LIVE AUCTION – Saturday September 21st 2013; Cambridge Residential Weekend Reminder 52 Minutes of the PPHSGB AGM held on 23rd February 2013 53 Report of the Hon. Secretary for 2012 54 PPHSGB Accounts for the Calendar Year 2012; Report of the Treasurer for 2012 54 Report of the Membership Secretary for 2012; Report of the Editor of Polar Post for 2012 55 Contents; Enclosure 56

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