Kingfield Postal History
Franklin County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 14 September 2020)


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



Postmarks from Kingfield include:
Kingfield



Kingfield

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.
      

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

2020:
   Kingfield post office. 8 Depot Street; Kingfield, Maine 04947. Lat./Long.: N 44°57′28″ x W 70°09′20″
      

today:
   Kingfield post office is still in operation.