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winner of Silver awards at the America Stamp Show,

2009-2011, 

and Silver-Bronze awards at the Chicago Stamp Society show

2010 and 2011 

 

 

   

  

Official Society Journal, South Atlantic

 

 Chronicle

   

 

 

 


 You can search the  cumulative index of articles  published in the journals of the Society

 

You have the possibility to search

► the Author Index

► Title Index

► Volume Index


  to find articles published in the

St. Helena Philatelic Study Group Newsletter (1977)

St. Helena and Dependencies Philatelic Society Newsletter (1978-1986) and

South Atlantic Chronicle 1986-to the most recent issue

To order such an article please go to the box below

 


The award-winning South Atlantic Chronicle is the official publication of the Society and, as such, it contains original philatelic articles written by members of the Society and others, news concerning the Society itself, and other articles in

keeping with the objectives of the Society. South Atlantic Chronicle has ISSN 1065-6979.

Members of the Society receive South Atlantic Chroni

cle, which the Society publishes four times a year.

 

 

A sample copy of the South Atlantic Chronicle may be obtained for $4.00 (for mailings within North America) or for $5.00 (for mailings outside of North America) from the Treasurer or Secretary (see Current Officers for addresses). 

Back issues for some editions of South Atlantic Chronicle are also available.

                                       

 

You can read another South Atlantic Chronicle article you can read on the home page of our member Klaus Hahn.


Or - free download of a complete journal (8 MB) -   download a complete South Atlantic Chronicle, the May 2014 issue

 

You can order all South Atlantic Chronicles as PDF-files prior to whole number 141 for the single price of US$ 2.50 each. Please use the on-line order form below and enter the Whole Number, e.g. 78, 102, 134 etc.,

 

to search for articles and the Whole Number please use the cumulative index of articles

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Material published in the South Atlantic Chronicle (formerly the St. Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society Newsletter) may not be reproduced without the written permission

of the Editor, Mr. John Coyle whose address appears on the Current Officers page.

  

Members of the Society are invited to submit free "Requests for Information" and "Clearing House" entries to the Editor for publication in the South Atlantic Chronicle. Members may also make arrangements with the Editor for enclosures to be mailed with the journal. Display advertisements are available at $25.00 for a full page, $15.00 for a half page, $10.00 for a quarter page, and $7.50 for an eighth page. Contact the Editor for help in setting up ads.

 

Articles are solicited for publication in the South Atlantic Chronicle. Deadlines are 15th. December for the February edition, 15th. March for the May edition, 15th. June for the August edition, and 15th. September for the November edition.

 

Articles for publication can be submitted in any common format (e.g. MS Word, any version, plain text, HTML). Illustrations should be in the JPEG format, at least 200 dpi, and not compressed for the Web. Larger files in PSD, BMP or TIFF format can be accepted, but may be rejected by some web servers if too large.

 

 

All questions regarding South Atlantic Chronicle are to be directed to:

 

Mr. John Coyle
Editor, South Atlantic Chronicle
Post Office Box 297
New Farm QLD 4005

 

AUSTRALIA
E-mail editor (at) shatps.org

 

Contents of the February 2023 South Atlantic Chronicle (Whole No. 180)


President's Message

Secretary's Report

Discovery of St. Helena - Part 2

Map stamps of the South Atlantic islands - St. Helena

Auction result

Unsold Lots

New Issues

Treasurer's Report

Model Commemoratives the Tercenary set of 1959

Advertising

 

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Contens of the November 2022 South Atlantic Chronicle (Whole No. 179)


President's Message

Discovery of St. Helena - Part 1

Answers - last issue's quiz

Churches of Tristan

Irish Charme touches Tristan

New Issues

Secretary's Report


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Contens of the August 2022 South Atlantic Chronicle (Whole No. 178)


President's Message

Black Oliver and the Dutch Invasion

For "St. Helena" read "Ascension": the emotional response to Tom Bruce's famous stamp design

Calshot Harbour

Secretary's Report

Whaling Ships and Tristan da Cunha

New Issues

Locaö Post on Saint Helena

Associated Societies, Advertising

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Contents of the May 2022 South Atlantic Chronicle (Whole No. 177)


President's Message

Celebrating the centenary of the 1922-37 Badge of St. Helena Issue

Percy Fitzroy Seton Creaghe, A Tristanophile

The "King" of Tristan da Cunha

New Issues

Treasurer's Report

The origin of the name "Castella"

Secretary's Report

National Savings stamps used on cover

Associated Societies, Advertising

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Contents of the February 2022 South Atlantic Chronicle (Whole No. 176)


 


 President's Message

Forthcoming Auctions

The role of the ship's clergymen and the S.P.G. on Tristan da Cunha - Part 5

Tristan da Cunha Fishing Industry

Paquebot covers via St. Helena

New Issues

Note from the Secretary/Editor

2021 South Atlantic Chronicle Award

Secretary's Report

Associated Societies / Advertising

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Contents of the November 2021 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 175):

 

President's Message

Cummulative Index updated

The role of the Ship's clergymen and the S.P.G. - Part 3

When the dream becomes realty - Part 3

In memoriam - Bradley W. Brunsell

Tristan da Cuha 1947 cover to a VIP

Flying down to Durban, Rev. Wilde's return to Tristan 1937

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Associated Societies

Advertisement

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Contents of the August 2021 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 174):

 

President's Message

The Origin of the 1863 1d and 4d Surcharges

In memoriam: HRH Prince Philip

The role of the ship's clergymen and the S.P. on Tristan da Cunha (Part 3)

My second interest - Brian Christie

Modern Whaling Vessels that visited Tristan da Cunha

Make you own album - in one (?). Album Easy lesson

Notices and In Memoriam

The Origin and History of Postcards

My second interest - Klaus Hahn

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Advertisement

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Contents of the May 2021 South Atlantic Chroncle (No. 173):

 

President's Message

Klaus Hahn receives the Slavaril Award

The 2020 South Atlantic Chronicle Award

The 2019 South Atlantic Chronicle Award

When the dream becomes realtity - Part 2

Role of the SPG on Tristan - Part 2

45th. Anniversary Gift

Treasurer's Report

Encouraging the Yougsters!

Associated Societies

not yet available as download for non-members

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Contents of the February 2021 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 172)

In memoriam: former President T. Philip Hicks

President's Message

2013 Aircraft Definitives And War Artist Peter Hurd

Flying to St. Helena's New Airport

When the dream becomes reality - Part 1

A St. Helena postcard beyond its time?

The role of the ship's clergymen and the S.P.G. on Tristan da Cunha

Secretary's Report

Ascension's New Issues

Associated Societies

not yet available as download for non-members

for society members click here for the restricted download access 


 

Contents of the November 2020 South Atlantic Chronicle

(No.171)

President's Message

Secretary's Report

Letter from Tristan by Captain M.T. Scott

Whaling Ship Mail to St. Helena

Did HMS Hawkins call at Tristan da Cunha in 1940?

Auction Watch

New Issues

Associated Societies

not yet available as download for non-members

for society members click here for the restricted download


access


Contents of the August 2020 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 170)

President's Message

Secretary's Report

Variety - Ascension 3p Definitive Common Waxbill SG 201

The first St. Helena Coloured PPC?

Current Postal Charges Ascension

A cover and letter from Tristan Per SS Clunepark

1978 Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessels issue and Cowells the printers

Censorof the Queen of Bermuda (1940) identified

Early registration marks from and to Tristan da Cunha

New Issues

Associated Societies

not yet available as download for non-members

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Contents of the February 2020 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 168)

 President's Message

Secretary's Report

Tristan's 1954 5d design source discovered

1948

cover to a VIP in England

1918 letter from Mrs. Glass to England

FS METEOR at Tristan, 1993

St. Helena sightseeing - and a SHATPS surprise

A "Tristanophile" from Israel passes away

New Issues

Associated Societies

available as PDF file and as printed Chronicle

 

Contents of the November 2019 South Atlantic Chronicle (No.167)

President's Message

Secretary's Report

Gough Island postal history

Board nominations

St. Helena - George V Silver Jubilee Varieties

New Issues

available as PDF file and as printed Chronicle

 

 

Contents of the August 2019 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 166)

 

President's Report

St. Helena - Whale Sharks

Volume 1, Issue 1

Early Ship mail from St. Helena to Scotland

Autographed covers from the Duke of Edinburgh's visit to Gough Island and Tristan da Cunha

The Diarie of Samuel Creeps

Then and Now

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

available as PDF file and as printed Chronicle

 
 

 


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members: 

 

We have completed the digitisation of all th


e issues of the journal and our other publications:

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