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When you join the BSRP you become a member of a world-wide community of philatelists who collect and study the stamps and postal history of the Russian philatelic area. Whether you are a general stamp collector or an enthusiast with a specific interest in any of the specialist fields, you will find the Society invaluable, both as a resource for seeking information and a platform for contact with like-minded collectors.
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NEXT MEETING - 11 APRIL AT 7.30PM (BST) PROGRAM 1. Introduction by host, President of BSRP, Neil Ritchie 2. Gilbert Rios - Use of paper-seals and free-frank mails in the Imperial Russian Post: positioning and scope Now retired, Gilbert was Professor and Head of the...
Ivo Steijn - Postmarks of the Crimea and some postal history Howard Weinert - Sakhalin Neil Ritchie - WW1 censor marks of Vladivostok and surrounding area 1914-1920 LINK TO VIDEO AVAILABLE ON MEMBER'S FORUM Link to Ivo Steijns presentation slides...
Latest in the galleries …
VYATKA GUBERNIYA (PROVINCE) NON STAMP ISSUING ZEMSTVO UEZDS (DISTRICTS) by Robin Calvert27 April 2017 Ex the Vyatka District Court Archive. From the collection of T. Page. Endorsement reads:“Received at Yaroslav Volost Pravlenye for transmission to the Zemstvo Post 11 September 1915 (signed) Volost Assessor”. BJRP 106 pages 57 to 75 download article ... more
From the archives
Selected articles from the archives of the British Journal of Russian Philately. Classic, new, quirky, or seminal – we choose a new one every month.