Thursday, July 16, 2009

S.V. Lucy Anne (1831)

Date of Issue: August 14, 1988
Scott #: 302
Artist: Ernest Nisbet

One of the 12 stamps set (seventh definitive issue) issued under the series - Visiting Ships.

Around March 07, 1831, S.V. Lucy Anne which was brought from Sydney, used to transport 86 Pitcairners away from their island for a better life in Tahiti.

Source: scott catalogue, shipstamps.co.uk

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