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Friday, September 16, 2016

Alderney 2016 - 950 Years: Battle of Hastings



POST: ALDERNEY
ISSUE DATE: 14 September 2016
STAMP THEME: Battle of Hastings
STAMP SIZE: 30 x 40 mm
DESIGN: Nick Watton





43p - William lands in England at Pevensey
57p - Harold rides south from Stamford Bridge
58p - Norman Knights charge the Saxon shield wall
64p - Saxon fyrd shield breaks to attack fleeing Bretons
70p - William lifts helmet to show he's still alive
78p - Harold hard pressed in shield wall - arrows flying!





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Stamp images and description thanks to Guernsey Post
Guernsey Post Stamp Shop