British  Antarctic Territory

The following three stamps were part of a combination issue with South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, and British Antarctic Territory to mark the Millennium.  Together they tell the story in stamps of the Weddell Sea Party of Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition of 1914 - 1917.  They  were issued on 10th February 2000. 

 

 

Click on each stamp to obtain an enlarged image and an  account of the story portrayed by that stamp 

Click on the First Day Cover for an enlarged image of the map

 

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