Rhodesian Study Circle: 2018 Annual Conference

Our 30th annual Conference and Annual General Meeting is scheduled to be held at Nailcote Hall, Warwickshire once again after a highly successful 2017 meeting.



Below is the draft programme. In addition, there will be an Auction, the RSC AGM, the Conference Dinner and the Livermore Prize and Postcard Competitions.

Friday, 20th April
  • Geoff Brakspear: The Artwork of Margaret Tredgold
  • Adrian de Bourbon: Rhodesia Revenues 1954 – 1980
Saturday, 21st April
  • Colin Hoffman – 70 years of the Rhodesian Study Circle
  • Peter Hickman – Registered Envelopes
  • Patrick Flanagan – Southern Rhodesia 1937 George VI issue
  • Keith Harrop – Northern Rhodesia King George VI Stamps and Postal History
  • Andrew Wilson – The first BSAC stamp issues
  • Barry Horne – Nyasaland
Sunday, 22nd April
  • Geoff Brakspear: RSC Rhodesia/Zimbabwe Encyclopaedia – a special update
  • Gunnar Strehmel: Rare Double Heads used fiscally
  • Anita McCullough: RSC Memoirs (and a bit of Northern Rhodesia)
  • Andrew Wilson: Thornton Stripes
  • David Parsons: Forthcoming auction material
  • Adrian de Bourbon: Southern Rhodesia air letter forms – An Update
  • Robert Gibbs and Sean Burke: Memoir on Postmarks on Double Heads
  • Mark Thomas: Tobacco
  • Sean Burke: Three very early Paris Missionary Society (in Barotseland) related postcards

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