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Links to philatelic dealers and auction houses plus auction alert


Links to research sources including the BWISC Library

BWI Philateic Auction Bibliography updated Jul 2014


Links to philatelic societies, philatelists, international exhibit awards.

Member questions

BWISC Auction

The annual auction is held every April to coincide with the AGM.
The 2014 auction consisted of 738 lots with realisations of £50k.

The Society charges only 10% commission which is used for developing services to members.

Unsold offers can be viewed from the link to the left.

Publications can all be obtained from
(Discounted prices for members)

Tobago. The Philatelic Story of a Small Island
by Ford Peter c. & Freeland C. & Barrow E. (Pub 2014 Mar)

The Trinidad Red Cross Labels.
by Ian Jakes

EJP Volume 8: Jamaica Airmails
by Steve Jarvis & David Atkinson (Pub 2013 Oct)


Saturday 20 September 2014 from 2.30 to 4.30pm – BWISC Meeting to be held at Autumn Stampex in room H. Members are invited to bring along informal displays- click here.

Thursday 6 November 2014
The BWISC will be presenting a 52 frame display (nearly 600 sheets) to the Royal Philatelic Society London to celebrate our Diamond Jubilee
clicik here

The Society

Subscriptions for 2014 are now overdue.

UK subs only £15pa, Europe £18pa RoW only US$35 pa.
Paperless only £8 pa.

Our Journal - The BWI Study Circle Bulletin

40 page Bulletin in colour every quarter.

Recent Issues (last 5 years): Online to Members only.
The June 2014 Bulletin is now  available for download.

Archive (1954 to 2009): Online, open to the Public.

Index to Sept 2014 available

Mar Bulletin online and in the post 16 Mar.
See contents & download via Journal > Recent Bulletins

Index updated to Sept 2014

British West Indies Study Circle

We promote interest in and the study of the STAMPS and POSTAL HISTORY
of the islands that comprise the BRITISH WEST INDIES
and in addition Bermuda, British Guiana (Guyana) and British Honduras (Belize) and the
Postal History and Markings of other British interests in the Caribbean, and Central or South America.

We hold regular meetings including a week-end Convention (with partners) every other year,
have a Study Circle Library, publish a Quarterly Bulletin (in colour) and actively publish Books & Monographs.


BWISC Site Search

BWISC 60th Anniversary
Articles in GSM

Articles can be viewed via Publications menu

Click here to view RPSL brochure

Click here to view RPSL displays

Auction Catalogue now online