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Useful Links

Barbados Stamps | Useful Links

This site has been designed to be a specialist site and therefore focuses only on the stamps of Barbados. There are many other sites catering for pretty much every stamp requirement, so below are just a couple which I have found useful. Please note that the listing of the sites here does not imply any sort of endorsement, these are just sites and people I have dealt with over the past five years and whom I have found helpful.

BWISC

A Society that promotes interest in and the study of the STAMPS and POSTAL HISTORY of the islands that comprise the BRITISH WEST INDIES Study Circle

BCPSG

An American based society that also promotes the study of stamps and postal history of the Caribbean – British Caribbean Philatelic Study Group

Barbados Post Office

The official website for the Post Office in Barbados and the main source for all new issues and news about the upcoming stamps of Barbados. You can also follow them on Facebook.

Stampboards

Got any questions about stamps, Barbados or otherwise? You’ll probably find the answer on Stampboards and a great community some of which are bound to share your passion.

GBFDC

This is the official website for the Association of  Great Britain First Day Cover collectors otherwise known as GBFDC. These guys are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about the First Day Covers of GB over the ages and issue their own series of limited edition covers.

Stamp Paradise

Links to British Colonial Stamp Sites

This website contains dozens of useful links to other websites about British Colonial stamps. If you are a Part 1 Commonwealth collector then this is a great starting point for research .

Barbados Stamp Designs

We’re really happy to be able to point you in the direction of one of the best stamp designers around. Derek Miller has been designing stamps for many years and currently has over 5000 stamps for 95 countries in his portfolio including a number for Barbados. You can check out his great website here.

Stamp Domain

A really useful resource site with links to hundreds of other websites covering all aspects of philately.
click here to visit the site.

BC Stamps

If you can’t find what you are looking for on this site then you can buy Barbados Stamps over on BC Stamps. Based in Edinburgh they cover all areas of British Commonwealth philately. Click here to visit the site.

Website

A couple of people have asked us who helps us with the updates and maintenance on the website and we’re happy to say it’s the nice folks at Aqueous Digital.

Stamp Forgeries of the World

If you’re not sure about whether your stamp is real of a fake then why not check out the great resource at Stamp Forgeries of the World.

Stamp World History

A really interesting website about the historical context of stamps issued worldwide. Great for any Worldwide collector or someone wishing to fill an Imperial album. Visit the website here