Washburn
Aroostook County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 1 March 2019)


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Postmarks from Washburn include:
Crouseville East Washburn
Salmon Brok
Washburn



Crouseville


1896 July 25:
   Crouseville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1938 November 28 through 1945 June 4:
   The circular postmark is 32–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.
         

1965 March 2:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
      

today:
   Crouseville post office is still in operation.


Washburn


1879 November 25:
   Washburn post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1950 August 4:
   The circular postmark is approximately 24 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Washburn post office is still in operation.