Key: 2430  
Country:
Group: British
Volume: 22
Issued: 548 Stamps / end of 1999
  
  
 

Information
Area - 168 sq.km; Population - 38,000; Capital - Basseterre
An island in the West Indies, southeast of Puerto Rico. Formerly ST.CHRISTOPHER,
a presidency of the former British colony of LEEWARD ISLANDS. Economy based on
export of sugar, molasses, rum, cotton and coconuts. In 1903 combined with NEVIS
to form the crown colony of ST.KITTS-NEVIS.
From 1980 each island issues its own stamps, although they are one nation,
independent from 1983 and member in the British Commonwealth (see GREAT BRITAIN (U.K.)).
Indirect UPU membership from 1879, direct since January 11th, 1988.
Annual output about 25.
Hi ! I'm Buli, Your Bait-Tov Store Assistant.

Click Me To Show You St?kitts Stamps in store.

Inscriptions
ST.KITTS overprinted on stamps of St.Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla
ST.KITTS

Index
   ST.KITTS
      Official Stamps
 
Currency
100 Cents = 1 Dollar
Go Back
Related Countries

ST.CHRISTOPHER
St.christopher

LEEWARD ISLANDS
Leeward Islands

NEVIS
Nevis

ST.KITTS-NEVIS
St.kitts-nevis

GREAT BRITAIN (U.K.)
Great Britain (u.k.)