Franklin County, Maine

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

(updated 13 April 2019)

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

Postmarks from the town of Temple include:
Temple Temple Mills


1892 January 7:
   Temple post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1894 November 20:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter.

1950 February 20:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The four bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.

   Temple post office is still in operation.