Franklin County, Maine

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

(updated 18 February 2017)

Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.

Postmarks from Kingfield include:


1820 December 30:
   Kingfield post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

year? July 22:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.

1887 May 1:
   The circular postmark is approximately 26 mm in diameter.

1898 October 19 through 1903 November 15:
   The circular postmark is 26–27 mm in diameter.

1938 October 14 through 1950 October 9:
   The circular postmark is 28–30 mm in diameter.

1965 July:
   The circular postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter.

   Kingfield post office is still in operation.