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Ormskirk Stamps
East Africa Specialist
British East Africa
Mafia Island




Atlantic Islands
Other Africa
This is the only Website that is devoted to East Africa
Stamps, Postmarks and Postal History
If you are looking for Quality and/or better Material browse this site
Recently Sold
1922 £50
SG 103

£50 Corner marginal plate No copy
BPA certificate - One of the finest known

Ex Amir of Bahawalpur last displayed at the
1960 London International in the Court of Honour

British East Africa Our selection of stamps starts with a Great Britain overprint, Arms Issues, BEA overprints, the Queen Victoria Specimens and later high values plus a range of Zanzibar overprints.  

Tanganyika We have a limited number of of items from German East Africa, Mafia Island, Nyasaland Field Force and Zanzibar.
Tanganyika G.E.A. overprints to 50r, Giraffe and KGV issue to £1 and post Independence sets


Uganda Some Queen Victoria stamps mint and used to 5r plus Post Independence issues


East Africa and Uganda KEVII high values, KGV to 20r and the K.U.T. 1922 £50 unmounted mint. A good range of KGVI and QEII definitives, Postage Dues and Officials.


A Selection of Die Proofs are available - Postal History includes some rare Postage Due covers


Post Marks - An extensive A to Z offering including KGV, KGVI and QEII


Atlantic Islands of Ascension Island, Falkland Islands, St Helena and Tristan da Cunha offer a good number of better items


Other Africa - Selected Commonwealth - Omnibus Issues - French Antartic also finds a place on this site