Sidney
Kennebec County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 24 May 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Sidney include:
Center Sidney
Eureka
Lakeshore
North Sidney
Sidney
West Sidney



Sidney


1813 March 24:
   Sidney post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1890 June 2:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter. The outer circle of the bullseye is 18–19 mm in diameter.
      

1901 April 30:
   Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)


West Sidney


1831 December 16:
   West Sidney post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1835 April 23:
   West Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1836 September 13:
   West Sidney post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1856 December 27:
   West Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1857 April 18:
   West Sidney post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1861 June 18:
   West Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1865 February 20:
   West Sidney post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1869 October 26:
   West Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1872 January 5:
   West Sidney post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1899 August 4:
   The circular postmark is approximately 27 mm in diameter.
      

1902 January 31:
   West Sidney post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)