Richardsontown Township
Oxford County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 8 May 2019)


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



Postmarks from Richardsontown Township include:
Birches
Upper Dam



Upper Dam


1878 July 8:
   Upper Dam post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1881 September 7:
   Upper Dam post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1882 May 17:
   Upper Dam post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1891 April 25:
   Upper Dam post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1892 June 25:
   Upper Dam post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1939 December 5:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 20 mm
      

1950 September 30:
   Upper Dam post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)