Cumberland County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 31 December 2018)
Thank you for the contriutions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Chebeague Island include:
1868 May 11:
Chebeague Island post office opened. Prior to 1891, the postmark was Chebeague. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1943 September 29:
The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter.
Chebeague Island post office is still in operation.