Big Twenty Township Postal History
Aroostook County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 7 September 2020)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.



During the history of Big Twenty Township, there has been only one post office.

Briefly, the history of this post office is as follows:
1. Estcourt Station post office operated from 10 December 1952 to 24 September 1995.


In 1914 there were no post offices in Big Twenty Township. (source: Post Route Map of the State of Maine 1914)
      
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The only postmark from Big Twenty Township is:
Estcourt Station



Estcourt Station


1952 December 10:
   Estcourt Station post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1992 October 13:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside verticalheight of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.
      

1995 September 24:
   Estcourt Station post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)