Tremont
Hancock County, Maine

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

(updated 17 March 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Tremont include:
Bass Harbor
Bassport
Bernard
Center
East Tremont
Gotts Island
McKinley
Seal Cove
Seaport
Tremont
West Tremont



Bernard


1906 November 26:
   Bernard post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1932 December 19:
   The circular postmark is approximately 34 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1950 March 20:
   The circular postmark is 32–34 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

today:
   Bernard post office is still in operation.


McKinley


1897 July 15:
   McKinley post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1933 May 16:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical distance of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 14 mm.
      

1949 December 2 through 1950 August 2:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical distance of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
         

1966 August 1:
   McKinley post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Seal Cove


1833 February 25:
   Seal Cove post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1841 December 21:
   Seal Cove post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1847 May 7:
   Seal Cove post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1965 April 2:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 20 mm.
      

1991 October 7:
   The outer circle of the postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter; the inner circle is approximately 19 mm in diameter.
      

1991 October 7:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.
      

today:
   Seal Cove post office is still in operation.


West Tremont


1872 March 15:
   West Tremont post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1949 December 10:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.
      

date?:
   West Tremont post office closed.