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SC  24
 

1p           02 Jul 34              Chelonia mydas
 


 SC  26


 2p           02 Jul 34              Chelonia mydas
 


 SC  29


 8p           02 Jul 34              Chelonia mydas
 


 SC  31


 2sh6p    02 Jul 34              Chelonia mydas
 

 SC  70

 7p           19 Nov 56            Chelonia mydas
 
 
SC  170

 4p           28 Aug 73            Chelonia mydas                Triangular stamp.
 

 SC  171

 9p           28 Aug 73            Caretta caretta                 Triangular stamp.
 

 SC  172

 12p        28 Aug 73            Eretmochelys imbricata                 Triangular stamp.
 


 SC  229


 25p        21 May 78           Chelonia mydas                Contains 2 se-tenant strips of Nos. 229a-229c, separated by a horizontal gutter w/ inscriptions and pictures.
  SC  229  c  25p        21 May 78           Chelonia mydas                Single stamp from Scott Ascension #229.
 

 SC  237

 12p        08 Jan 79             Chelonia mydas
 

 SC  266

 10p        17 Nov 80            Ship: HMS Tortoise
 

 SC  305

 10p        19 Apr 82             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  From Darwin set. Small turtle in border.
 

 SC  306

 12p        19 Apr 82             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  From Darwin set. Small turtle in border.
 

 SC  307

 15p        19 Apr 82             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  From Darwin set. Small turtle in border.
 

 SC  308

 40p        19 Apr 82             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  From Darwin set. Small turtle in border.
 

 SC  357

 20p        June 1984            Chelonia mydas                The turtle is on a 50p coin pictured on the stamp.
 


 SC  372


 12p        07 Jun 85             Stylized Sea Turtles          Two turtles on stamp plus turtle on se-tenant label.
 


 SC  373


 15p        07 Jun 85             Stylized Sea Turtles          Two turtles on stamp plus turtle on se-tenant label.
 


 SC  374


 20p        07 Jun 85             Stylized Sea Turtles          Two turtles on stamp plus turtle on se-tenant label.
 


 SC  375


 70p        07 Jun 85             Stylized Sea Turtles          Two turtles on stamp plus turtle on se-tenant label.
 
 

SC  480  a


 18p        17 Nov 89            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Booklet of six Scott Ascension #480. Turtle is on booklet cover. No turtle on stamps.
 
 
SC  481
 
25p        17 Nov 89            Chelonia mydas                Adult swimming underwater.       
 

SC  481  a

25p        17 Nov 89            Chelonia mydas                Booklet containing four Scott Ascension # 481. Cover has an outline map of Ascension Island and a silhouette of a sea turtle.
 

SC  550

 18p        13 Oct 92             Childs Drawing of Turtle                Child's drawing of Santa Claus riding a turtle underwater. Turtle and an octopus both wearing Santa Claus hats.
 


 SC  585


 20p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Hatchlings returning to sea. This is NOT from s/s #589.
 

 SC  586

 25p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Adult on beach. This is NOT from s/s #589.
 

SC  587

 30p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Adult emerging from sea. This in NOT from s/s #589.
 


 SC  588


 65p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Adult in water w/ head in the air. This is NOT from s/s #589.
 


 SC  589


 30p each              22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                s/s w/ four different 30p stamps, showing nesting process and hatchlings heading toward the sea. Two swimming turtles in margin of sheet.
  SC  589  a  30p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Adult emerging from sea. This is one of the single stamps from s/s #589.
  SC  589  b  30p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Female on beach in body pit (front view). This is one of the single stamps from s/s #589.
  SC  589  c  30p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Hatchlings returning to sea. This is one of the single stamps from s/s #589.
  SC  589  d  30p        22 Mar 94            Chelonia mydas                Female on beach in body pit (side view). This is one of the single stamps from s/s #589.
 
 

SC  682  a


 Various                01 Sep 97             Chelonia mydas                Booklet containing two 15p stamps and two 35p stamps. Cover has a silhouette of a sea turtle. Turtle is on booklet cover only, not on stamps.
 

SC  750

 15p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Numerous hatchlings on beach. Inscribed "Turtle Project".
 

 SC  751

 35p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Adult on beach, facing right. Inscribed "Turtle Project".
 

 SC  752

 40p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Adult w/ radio transmitter affixed.             Inscribed "Turtle Project".
 

 SC  753

 50p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Adult female returning to the sea. Inscribed "Turtle Project".
 


 SC  754

 25p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                S/S of four 25p stamps. One stamp has the same image as the 15p single issued the same day. Sheet also has drawings of turtles in selvedge, made by children of Two Boats School, Ascension Island. Selvedge inscribed "Turtle Project".
  SC  754  a  25p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Extreme close-up of head. From Scott Ascension 754.
  SC  754  b  25p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Hatchlings. Same image as Scott Ascension 750, but different denom. From Scott Ascension 754.
  SC  754  c  25p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Close-up of head and anterior portion of carapace. From Scott Ascension 754.
  SC  754  d  25p        08 Mar 00            Chelonia mydas                Adult on beach near surf, facing right. From Scott Ascension 754.
 
 
SC  754  e

 25p        08 May 00           Chelonia mydas                Scott Ascension #754 inscribed "The Stamp Show 2000" on the stamp show emblem, in the lower right corner of the sheet. For the stamp show at Earls Court, London, 22-28 May 2000.
 

 SC  768
Various                01 Feb 01             Two Species of Turtles    S/S w/ two stamps , each depicting a sea turtle. Upper corners of sheet have logos for Year of the Snake and Hong Kong Stamp Exhibition 2001. Selvedge has map of Ascension on one side and scenes from Hong Kong on the other.
  SC  768  a  25p        01 Feb 01             Chelonia mydas                One of two turtle stamps from s/s issued this date.
  SC  768  b 40p        01 Feb 01             Caretta caretta                 One of two turtle stamps from s/s issued this date.
 


 SC  784


 Various                09 Jun 01             Turtle Ponds                      S/S of two 35p and two 40p stamps. One of the 40p stamps depicts coastal ponds called "Turtle Ponds". No images of turtles on sheet or stamps.
  SC  784  d  40p        09 Jun 01             Turtle Ponds       Depicts coastal ponds called "Turtle Ponds". No turtles depicted on stamp. Single stamp from Scott Ascension #784.
 

 SC  812

 2 pounds              28 Aug 02            Chelonia mydas                Green Turtle on beach and Wild Currant in upper left corner.
 


 SC  898 var


   40p        2006      Stylized Sea Turtle            S/S of eight stamps in two vertical columns w/ highly stylized sea turtle in left selvedge. Stamps are SC 898 a and 898b. Sheet inscribed "Exploration and Innovation - 2006" and "500th Anniversary of the Death of Christopher Columbus". Sheet not listed by Scott.
 

 SC  915
40p        09 Jul 07              Chelonia mydas                Depicts a sea turtle rescue operation - a group of scouts rescuing a stranded sea turtle. Issued for 100th Anniversary of Scouting. Inscribed "Turtle Rescue".
    Various                09 Jul 07              Chelonia mydas                  Mini sheet of four stamps issued for the 100th anniversary of scouting. One stamp shows a stranded turtle being rescued by a group of scouts. Stamp with turtle is Scott Ascension #915.
 


 SC  928


 35p        05 Feb 08             Chelonia mydas                Stamp divided into two halves; swimming green turtle on left and clutch of eggs on right. From set of twelve stamps showing various animals and their eggs.
 

 
SC  981

 15p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Se-tenant pair of 15p stamps w/ a picture of Dr. Archie Carr on each w/ a balloon. Issued for the 100th birth anniversary of Dr. Archie Carr, pioneering sea turtle researcher and educator.
  SC  981  a  15p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Photo of head of green turtle on left, Archie Carr w/ balloon on right. Issued for the 100th birth anniversary of Dr. Archie Carr, pioneering sea turtle researcher and educator.
  SC  981  b  15p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Close-up photo of Dr. Archie Carr w/ balloon on left, map of Ascension Island on right. Issued for the 100th birth anniversary of Dr. Archie Carr, pioneering sea turtle researcher and educator.
 
  
15p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Mini sheet of six stamps showing Dr. Archie Carr w/ a balloon. Sea turtle hatchlings on beach in bottom margin of sheet. Issued for the 100th birth anniversary of Dr. Archie Carr, pioneering sea turtle researcher and educator.
 

 
SC  982

 35p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Se-tenant pair w/ eggs being deposited in nest and hatchlings on beach. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  SC  982  a  35p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Stamp w/ head of turtle on left and eggs being deposited in nest on right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  SC  982  b  35p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Stamp w/ hatchlings on beach at left and map of Ascension Island at right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 
  
35p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Mini sheet of six stamps, three showing eggs being deposited in nest and three showing hatchlings on beach. Nesting female throwing sand in air in sheet margin. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 

 
SC  983

 40p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Se-tenant pair showing beach raking and population monitoring. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  SC  983  a  40p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Stamp w/ turtle's head on left and man raking beach on right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  SC  983  b  40p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Stamp w/ woman on left, taking notes on sea turtle populations and map of Ascension Island on right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 
 
 40p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Mini sheet of six stamps. Three show a person raking a beach and three show a woman writing in a notebook. Margin of sheet shows turtle tracks in the sand. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 

 
SC  984

 65p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Se-tenant pair w/ different scenes of turtle rescue operations. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  SC  984  a  65p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Turtle head on left and a person in red clothing engaged in a sea turtle rescue operation on right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
  
SC  984  b
 65p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                A person dressed in red and a person dressed in white engaged in a sea turtle rescue operation are depicted at left. A map of Ascension Island is at right. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 
  65p        01 Oct 09             Chelonia mydas                Mini sheet of six stamps. Three showing one person rescuing a sea turtle and three showing two people rescuing a sea turtle. Adult turtle in surf in sheet margin. Issued to promote sea turtle research and conservation.
 


 SC  987


 50p        09 Nov 09            Geochelone elephantopus            Portrait of Charles Darwin on right and Galapagos Tortoise on left. Issued for the 200th birth anniversary of Charles Darwin.
 
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 SC 1140
  £1.60  15 Jun 15  Chelonia mydas  Stamp shows King John, Coat of Arms of Ascension. Turtles in Coat of Arms.
 
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 50p   22 Oct 15    Chelonia mydas  Bicentennial British settlement. Turtles on flag.
 
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SC 1147
 55p   22 Oct 15   Chelonia mydas   Bicentennial British settlement. Turtles on Coat of Arms.
 
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 SC 1167
 
65p   3 Jul 16  Chelonia mydas   Set of 6, 50th anniversary of BBC transmitting station
 
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Undenominated  (50p)  14 Feb 15  Chelonia mydas  Set of 6 stamps labelled Airmail Postcard
 
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 SC C7

Undenominated  (50p) 14 Feb 15  Chelonia mydas  M/S with set of 6 stamps labelled Airmail Postcard
 
 

SG  SB  8

25p        17 Nov 89            Chelonia mydas                Booklet identical to Scott Ascension #481a, except that it has a small dove w/ a letter in its beak, flying past a globe, in the upper right corner of the cover.
 
 
 18p        17 Nov 89            Chelonia mydas                Booklet identical to Scott Ascension #480a, except that it has a small dove w/ a letter in its beak, flying past a globe, in the upper right corner of the cover.
 
            2005?                   Chelonia mydas                Aerogramme printed on light blue paper w/ large photo of Green Sea Turtle on front. Inscribed "Ascension Island - South Atlantic Ocean". Upper right corner inscribed "Ascension Island - Postage Paid" but no actual denomination is shown.
 
  


Unknown Turtle         Another Ascension aerogramme with image of a turtle on the back