Atlantic Ocean
South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands
Mount Nordenskjöld 2'354 m & Mount Roots 2'280 m

 

The Mount Nordenskjöld and the Mount Roots are major peak of the Allardyce Range. Mount Nordenskjöld is after the Mt. Paget (2'935 m) the second highest mountain and Mount Roots is the fifth highests mountain on South Georgia.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Cumberland Bay stamp South Georgia 1980

Falkland Islands Dependencies 1980, Sir Ernest Shackleton memorial at the Hope Point in the Cumberland Bay.
The stamp was issued in the Definitive Stamp series 1980.

The three summits in the middle are (from left to right):
Mount Nordenskjöld (2'354 m), Mount Roots east summit and Mount Roots main summit (2'280 m).

 

www.mountainstamp.com Mount Nordenskjöld stamp issued 2009

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 1993, Grytviken.
The stamp is showing the post office of Grytviken.
The three summits behing the ship are the Mount Nordenskjöld (2'354 m), Mount Roots east summit and Mount Roots main summit (2'280 m).

 

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, 2008.
"Krill Trawler transhipping to a Reefer"
The stamp is showing a view from the Cumberland Bay.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Mount Nordenskjöld stamp issued 2010

South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, 2010.
The wrecks of the "Dias" and "Albatros" at midnight sun in the harbour of Grytviken.

In the background (from left to right) Mt. Brooker, Mt. Kling and Mt. Nordenskjöld.

 

 

 

 

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