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Official Society Journal, South Atlantic

 

 Chronicle

winner of Silver awards at the America Stamp Show,

2009-2011, 

and Silver-Bronze awards at the Chicago Stamp Society show

2010 and 2011 

 

 

   

 

 

 


 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

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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.,

 

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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

 

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

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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

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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

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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 May 2020 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 169)


 President's Message

Secretary's Report

1952 Wax Sealed Covers

Current Postal Charges St. Helena

What does a Singapore postmark on mail from Tristan da Cunha shows?

Recently offered on eBay

Treasurer's annual report

Letters to collector Charles Drewe

TED Trochurus at Tristan


A Ship Letter to Tristan

New issues

Associated Societies

available as PDF file and as printed Chronicle


 

 

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

Contents of the May 2019 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 165)


President's Report

Treasurer's Report

An unusual cover indeed!

The Islanders return to Tristan, 1963 on RMS Amazon

If you don't buy a ticket, you can't wind the lottery

250 Years, 198 Years, and 50 Years

A Trip to Tristan

An Historical Map of St. Helena

First St. Helena Air Mail

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the February 2019 South Atlantic Chronicle (No.

164)

Robin Taylor

Tristan da Cunha 1961 Registered Evacuation Mail

Formula Registered Cover from Pitcairn to St. Helena 1984

Peter Green, Tristan's Dutchman Horoured by Royalty

Ex-Administrator Peter Wheeler

Robin Taylor - an Editor's Dream

Review - the 2018 G

ibbons Ascension, St. Helena and Tristan da Cunha catalogue

Colonel Mark Wills

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the November 2018 South Atlantic Chronicle (No.

163), 20 p.,

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South Atlantic Odyssey

Jeanne d'Arc - supplementary article

Augustus Earle - Travel Artist

British Library TDC files, Return of the Islanders

How to establisha dependency

Visit of German War Ships to St. Helena in February 1914

An unusual

modern TDC cover

New issues

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

 available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the August 2018 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 162), 29 p.,

download with username and password for SHATPS members.

Through the Magnifying Glass, 1965 I.T.U. Centenary Issue

Gough Island Scientific Survey 1955/56

Book review - St. Helena Postal History, Mabbett

First manuscript annotations on Tristan da Cunha

Return to the Healthiest Island on Earth

New issues

Gems from my Collection/Ray Lloyd

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the May 2018 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 161), 20 p.,

download with username and password for SHATPS members.

Forgery of a 1935 Silver Jubilee Tristan da Cunha Overprint The 1d No. 6

Ascension's Game Fish a story in stamps

Thomas Edmund Fowler and his Coat of Many Colors

70th Anniversary of the TRISTAN VENTURE

Hobbies and Interests - our members introduce themselves

Tristan WW2 censored cover or not?

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the February 2018 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 160), 24 p.,

download with username and password for SHATPS members

 

60th Anniversary of the 1937-1938 Norwegian Scientific Expedition to Tristan da Cunha

Peter Knightes, an Appreciation

A famous French visitor at Tristan da Cunha and St. Helena - the cruiser Jeanne d'Arc part 2

Treasurer's Report

New issues

An Exciting New Destination

Secretary's Report

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the November 2017 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 159), 24 p.,

 

download with username and password for SHATPS members

The very first manuscript and rubber stamp annotations on covers of Tristan da Cunha

A Minor Philatelic Mystery

80 yers ago - the 1937 Coronation stamps on cover

Inside Insight

The 65th Anniversary of the 1952 Post Office on Tristan

The "Dear Doctor" postcards

New issues

Sales and Wants

Secretary's Report

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the August 2017 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 158)

download with username and password for SHATPS members

 

MV Minerva at Tristan da Cunha 2008

Innes/Jackson Photos and Postcards

1981 Stamp Booklet

The Jeanne d'Arc at Tristan da Cunha and St. Helena - part 1


Gems from my Collection

Society Merchandise

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies, Advertising

Notices

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the May 2017 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 157)

download with username and password for SHATPS members

 

60th Anniversary Duke of Edinburgh's World Tour

Polar Explorer Frank Wild (1873-1939)

St. Helena - Forged-cancellations during the George V period

The Type X Cachet of Tristan

Meet the Officers

New Issues

 Secretary's Report

Associate Societies, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the February 2017 South Atlantic Chronicle (No.

156)

download with username and password for SHATPS members
Unloved date stamp of Tristan da Cunha

Marine Reserves Created

The postal history of Tristan da Cunha 1919-1945

Requests for Help

2016 Auction Results and 207 Auction Details

Gems from my Collection

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies,

Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the November 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No.

155)

download with username and password for SHATPS members

Tristan da Cunha - new type Va cover found

Early Ascension Postal Arrangements

Gems from my Collection

Requests for Help

New Issues

RMS St. Helena at South Georgia

A cruise ship bonanza: Auntie P, the Vicerooy of India, and an historic visit to Tristan

Sales and Wants Section?

A St. Helena George V orphan variety

 Secretary's Report

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the August 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 154)

download with username and password for SHATPS members

SHATPS Participated at World Stamp Show!

Type II Shackleton-Rowett Antarctic Expedition cover

Honolulu to Ascension 1850's

I Saw Five Ships Come Sailing By

Request for Help

An unusual Radio Cover from Tristan da Cunha

HMS Protector's Visit to Tristan, During the Volcano Period

Gems from my collection

New Book - Napoleon on St. Helena

"Gateway" Search Software Updated

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the May 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 153)

download with username and password for SHATPS members

40th. Anniversary Book

The Love of Islands

Tristan da Cunha to Marion Island

Association of British Philatelic Societies Exhibition Update

A Journey to the Post Office

Gems from my Collection

The Future of Collecting?

Postal Historyof Ascension

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising


available as PDF file and as printed issue

 
 

 


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