Design errors - ISLE OF MAN




A viking ship protected by shields on see ? Impossible for the rowers to do their job.
 


1973

The correct name of the famous winner of the Isle of Le Man Grand Prix for motor cycles was Leonard Randles, not Leslie.
 


1974

The Viking leader Magnus Haraldsson died in 974. On this stamp he is admiring the skyline of the city of Chester in the 14th century.
 


1974

The Vikings could not have sailed with their shields hanging outside, they would have fallen off or hindered the rowing. Correct on other stamp.
 


1979

Wrong inscription : Rex Manniae et Insularem. Corrected on a later stamp : Insularum.
 


1983

Such an impressive axe was never carried by a Viking, mor likely by a mediaeval executioner.
 


1995

The power lines were not been above the train, but on the side.