Port Louis 1833-2008

The Falkland Islands has issued a pair of stamps and a souvenir sheet to commemorate the 175th anniversary of the first permanent British settlement in the Falklands, Port Louis.

The new issue shows Captain Onslow and the British contingent raising the Union flag with the Clio in the background.

The images on the stamps are taken from the surround of the souvenir sheet.

Issue Date: 22 September 2008

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