Kingfield Postal History
Franklin County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 3 May 2019)
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)
1834 April 3:
Manuscript postmark. (letter [page 1]; letter [page 2])
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.
1939 December 9:
The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
The circular postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter.
Kingfield post office is still in operation.