Sabattus
Androscoggin County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 183 Pleasant Street, Apartment 1 - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 4 August 2014)


Postmarks from the town of Sabattus include:
Lisbon Centre
Sabattus
Webster



Sabattus

1831 December 21:
   Sabattus post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1852:
   Postmaster: Daniel Cary. (source: Maine Register and State Reference Book. 1852.)

1902 June 4:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1932 December 21:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1949 October 10:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center. Note the spelling of "Sabattis".
      

1950 June 30 through 1956 October 29:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is approximately 33 mm tall, with 4 bars both above and below the numeral.
         

today:
   Sabattus post office is still in operation.