Freeport
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 14 April 2016)


Postmarks from the town of Freeport include:
Bustins Island
Bustins Island Rur. Br. South Freeport
Bustins Island CPO South Freeport
Freeport
Seeket
South Freeport



Freeport


1796 August 1:
   Freeport post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

year? May 1:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter.
      

1894 March 30 through 1894 April 5:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
         

1932 December 30 through 1946 February 4:
   The circular postmark is approximately 20 mm in diameter.
         

today:
   Freeport post office is still in operation.



South Freeport


1854 June 17:
   South Freeport post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1854 December 11:
   South Freeport post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1856 March 22:
   South Freeport post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 June 13:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.
      

1949 December 23:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.
      

today:
   South Freeport post office is still in operation.