Cape Elizabeth
Cumberland County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 183 Pleasant St., Apt. 1 - Canton, ME  04221
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 11 April 2016)


Postmarks from the town of Cape Elizabeth include:
Bowery Beach
Cape Cottage
Cape Cottage Br. Portland
Cape Elizabeth
Cape Elizabeth Br Portland
Cape Elizabeth Depot
Knightsville
Pond Cove



Cape Cottage


1899 July 14:
   Cape Cottage post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1932 December 16:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter. The vertical bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1953 July 30:
   Cape Cottage post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)