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Philatelic Society

Belgian Congo Study Circle   B.C.S.C.

The Study Circle was founded as a British society in 1951 but its membership has expanded and is now international with particular strength from membership in Belgium, USA and the U.K. All collectors of Belgian Congo, Ruanda-Urundi,their Postal History and subsequent States are welcome.The present membership ranges from specialists in particular fields to those whose present ambition is very modest.

Current Annual Subscription Rates

Members resident in: subscription
Great Britain 20£ email:15£
Belgium 18€ email:18€
Other European countries 24€ email:18€
U.S.A. 29$ email:20$
Rest of the world 30€ email:18€

To become a member click here:membership

Updates  January 8, 2021

  • Auction 2020-4 is now on line
  • 70th anniversary AGM and International Philatelic Exhibition will be held April 24/25 2021 in Namur (see meetings)
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  • Meetings
    Because the membership is so widespread there are only occasional formal meetings each year. Most recently these have been held in Belgium.

    Published three to four times annualy.Included are articles of interest and value to members.

    Auction are held three or four times a year. Details are include in the bulletin and on this site. Open only to members.

    Expert Committee
    An experet committee exists to identify and authenticate Belgium Congo and Rundi-Urundi stamps and postal stationery. Information will be provided on items of postal history where possible. Certificates are issued for authentic items.Normal charges are made. For more information contact Charles Henuzet.
    email: henuzetcharles@hotmail.com.

    President: Thierry FRENNET

    Hon. General Secretary: Dr. Charles LLOYD

    Belgian Secretary: Patrick Maselis

    webmaster: Bruce Lockhart