Bar Harbor
Hancock County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 7 November 2015)


Postmarks from the town of Bar Harbor include:
Bar Harbor
East Eden (1)
East Eden (2)
Eden
Hulls Cove
Indian Point
Salisbury Cove
U. S. Naval Radio Station Otter Creek
West Eden



Bar Harbor


1835 April 18:
   Bar Harbor post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1836 Novembr 28:
   Bar Harbor post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1838 November 9:
   Bar Harbor post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1853 June 1:
   Bar Harbor post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1873 June 9:
   Bar Harbor post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 May 4:
   The machine cancel postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter. The six wavy lines to the right of the circle are just over 3 mm apart on center.
      

2011 April 3:
      

today:
   Bar Harbor post office is still in operation.