Chesterville Postal History
Franklin County, Maine
a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine 04975
(updated 22 September 2020)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Chesterville include:
1837 November 1:
South Chesterville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)
1908 April 4:
The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 14 mm.
193- May 10:
The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter.
1935 August 3:
South Chesterville post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)