Stampa 2008

Barney Clancy was made an honourary Life-Member of Stampa only the third person to receive this honour

Awards from Stampa 2008

Multi Frame Class

Brian Warren :Carrickfergus Castle
also Whyte's Trophy Mercer R. Bowers Waterford Crystal Award
Eugene Labiuk GB Used in Ireland 1840-1901
Anthony Hughes Changing Times

Single Frame Class

Ronny Vogt Ballon Montés to Ireland
also William Kane Aerophilatelic Trophy, FPSI Trophy Mercer R. Bowers Waterford Crystal Award Éire Philatelic Association Certificate
John Pedneault Dog Licence Stamps of Ireland 1866-1922
Silver Bronze
John Greer Advent of the Euro
Silver Bronze
David Brennan Telegraph Stamps and Forms used in Ireland
Certificate of Participation
Pat Lineen Europa 1960 on Irish First Day Covers


Roy Hamilton-Bowen Hibernian Handbook and Catalogue of the Postage Stamps of Ireland; 2009 edition also Éire Philatelic Association Certificate

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Next Event


Date & Time: 

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 3:30pm

The Northern California Chapter of the Éire Philatelic Association will hold a meeting in conjunction with WESTPEX 2018 on Saturday, April 28, 2018 in Room 8024.

The meeting will include a talk by noted philatelist Barry Cousins, who will speak on his current project; a reference guide for collectors of Irish stamps from 1992 through 2001.

Members  of the ÉPA and non-members are welcom to attend this meeting.  For further information please see the WESTPEX website at