Bethel
Oxford County, Maine

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

(updated 4 September 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Bethel include:
Bethel
East Bethel (1)
East Bethel (2)
North Bethel (1)
North Bethel (2)
South Bethel
West Bethel
West Bethel Sta, Bethel



Bethel


1815 January 5:
   Bethel post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

188- February 2-:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Bethel post office is still in operation.


South Bethel


1875 March 31:
   South Bethel post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1892 December 26:
   The circular postmark is 26–27 mm in diameter.
      

1900 September 15:
   South Bethel post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)


West Bethel


1837 January 12:
   West Bethel post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

2016 May 23: