Lincoln County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
email@example.com - 207-266-5748
(updated 19 June 2014)
Postmarks from the town of Damariscotta include:
1876 February 14:
Damariscotta post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1876 May 4:
The earliest cancellations for Damariscotta were likely made by hand, called manuscript cancellations. Based on the correspondence inside, this cover was canceled less than three months after the post office opened.
Damariscotta post office is still in operation.