Saturday, April 11, 2009

The Pitcairn (1891)

Date of Issue: March 18, 1968
Scott #: 109

A two-masted schooner owned by the Seventh-day Adventist Church, U.S.A. On at least one occasion in 1891 it brought mails from residents of Pitcairn Island to relatives and friends at Norfolk Island, and for the next 10 years it plied between Pitcairn Island, Norfolk Island, and San Francisco.

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