Colombian Semi Official stamps,
nowadays referred to "Private Mail Carriers of Colombia", in Spanish
called „Correos Semioficiales", issued by Semi-Official Express
Companies, what are they?
Please go to the introduction page to
find out more about this fascinating area and view the individual
Companies known so far to have provided private mail carrier services in
October 15, 2018. A second copy of the a
Ferrocarril de Caldas
stamp, Type III, added,
February , 2018. A second copy of the rare 5 Centavos red of
Expreso Caribe added.
April 19, 2017. An imperforated,
previously unrecorded copy 20 Centavos
Registration stamp from the last Ribon set
September 2, 2016, an
previously unrecorded copy 10 Centavos denomination from the last Ribon set
March 15, 2016, Information related to Garage Hudson has been updated
to reflect recent research related to the use of the two type of
postmarks and the offices
where they have been used.
March 13, 2016, Additional used copies showing the postmarks of
LA DORADA and
March 9, 2016, an
imperforated, previously unrecorded copy of 50 Centavos
denomination from the last Ribon set
January 6, 2016, A used copy of the rare stamp issued by
Transportes Económicos Ignacio Rojas C. y
Compania, cancelled with the previously unrecorded boxed
cancellation of the Company has been added.
January 2, 2016, Another copy of a
Ferrocarril de Caldas stamp added, in addition two proofs
Cover from the Cable Aereo de Cucuta al Rio
October 29, 2015. Another copy of a
Ferrocarril de Caldas stamp added
March 26, 2015, Expreso Colombiano
October 9, 2014, these pages will undergo a major facelift, and
this index pages will give you an idea how they will look in future.
November 2, 2013, a
Featured Item / Showcase
Page has been added were interesting items will be shown.
October 24, 2013, a
Page has been created where older update entries will be transferred
September 14, 2013,
a apparently new Private Carrier has been discovered, the "EXPRESO
SANTANDER", in addition, another Postmark Type has been added for "Flota
Sonson - Dorado Ltda.".
August 5, 2013, some rare and literature known cover
from Correo De El Universal & Correos
Empresa de Autobuses ”Antonio Puerto”
Ferrocarril de Caldas
Flota Magdalena S.A
Sociedad de Autobuses ”Colombia”
have been uploaded.
August 27, 2012, my
article discussing "Garage Hudson"
(in German language),
published in "Die
Philatelie"the publication of the German Philatelic
2012" has been uploaded
March 10, 2012,
Hudson has been revised completely and new images, incl. detailed
images, have been added
January 19, 2012,
Correo Departamental de Caldas
has been revised and two newly discovered used stamps been added