Jan 31

QSL: Aberdeen Coastguard, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

Aberdeen Coast Guard
Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
2187.5 kHz


Full-data QSL certificate on card-stock, personal letter, The History of the HM Coastguard booklet and Maritime and Coastguard Agency Maritime Safety Information booklets in 21 days for English language report, mint stamps, address label and envelope. v/s George Downie, Watch Manager, who returned the stamps, envelope and address label!


MRCC Aberdeen
4th Floor
Marine House
Blaikies Quay
Aberdeen AB11 5EZ

Jan 31

QSL: Shetland Coastguard Radio, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, UK

Shetland CG2
Shetland Coastguard Radio eQSL
Site #2: Shetland MRCC, Lerwick, Shetland Islands
2,187.5 kHz
500 Watts

I have now verified two of the four possible transmitter sites used by the Shetland Coastguard.
Watch Officer Smith mentioned a paper QSL was being sent via post!

Update 31-Jan-14: Nice glossy QSL card received today!


HM Coastguard
MRCC Shetland
The Knab
Knab Road
Shetland, ZE1 OAX

Jan 30

QSL: Radio Hargeisa, Hargeisa, Somaliland

Radio Hargeisa
Hargeisa, Republic of Somaliland
7120 kHz


Old QSL:


Souvenir DXpedition QSL:

Partial-data (freq/date) QSL, second QSL on an older style card and a souvenir QSL card from the 2004 Deutsche Dxpedition to Somaliland in 28 days for English language report, 5 USD, CD recording, envelope and address label. v/s Baldur Drobnica, Radio Hargeisa Consultant.

Radio Hargeisa
c/o Baldur Drobnica
Zedernweg 6
50127 Bergheim

Jan 29

Stornoway Coastguard, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, UK

Stornoway CG
Stornoway Coastguard
Butt of Lewis, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, UK
2187.5 kHz
750 watts

Stornoway CGr

Very nice full-data QSL letter, HM Coastguard sticker and The History of HM Coastguard booklet in 13 days an English language report, souvenir Tennessee postcard, mint stamps, envelope and address label. v/s Martin Collins, Watch Manager.

Stornoway Coastguard has a very nice web site at http://www.stornowaycg.co.uk/

MRSC Stornoway
HM Coastguard
Battery Point
Isle of Lewis HS1 2RT

Jan 28

QSL: VCG, Riviere-au-Renard, Quebec, Canada

VCG, Riviere-au-Renard, Quebec, Canada
518 kHz (NAVTEX)

Friendly no-data verification letter in 35 days for English language report and SASE, v/s Alain Poirier, Officer in Charge. Report sent to address gleaned from navtexQSLaddresses.pdf:

Officer in Charge
MCTS Operations
Rivière Au Renard MCTS Center
11 Rue de la Base
P.O. Box 100
Rivière Au Renard, QC
Canada G4X 1S0

Return address on envelope, note different zip code:

Garde Côtière Canadienne
Services de Communications et Trafic Maritimes
11, rue de la Base
Rivière-au-Renard, QC G4X 5A5