Orland
Hancock County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 183 Pleasant Street, Apartment 1 - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 16 March 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Orland include:
East Orland
North Orland
Orland



East Orland


1867 July 15:
   East Orland post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1869 July 21:
   East Orland post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1878 November 19:
   East Orland post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1937 June 17:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 13 mm.
      

today:
   East Orland post office is still in operation.


Orland


1821 February 8:
   Orland post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 November 14:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 20 mm.
      

1950 January 14:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Orland post office is still in operation.