Hebron
Oxford County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 14 July 2020)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from the town of Hebron include:
Craigie's Mills
East Hebron (1)
East Hebron (2)
Greenwood Mountain
Hebron
Hebron Station



Greenwood Mountain


1918 January 18:
   Greenwood Mountain post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1932 November 28:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      
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1949 November 8 through 1950 May 29:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter.
         
      (click on an image to enlarge)

1959 July 31:
   Greenwood Mountain post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)


Hebron


1811 April 15:
   Hebron post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1841 June 17:
   Manuscript postmark. (letter (page 1), letter (page 2))
      
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1911 September 11:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      
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1925 June 26:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 18–19 mm.
      
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date?:
   Hebron post office.
      
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1940 March 4 through 1950 May 6:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter.
         
      (click on an image to enlarge)

today:
   Hebron post office is still in operation.


Hebron Station


1891 January 2:
   Hebron Station post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1933 May 2 through 1935 June 12:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
         
      (click on an image to enlarge)

1936 December 31:
   Hebron Station post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)