Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, ME  04653
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 22 October 2017)

Postmarks from the town of Burlington include:
Hurd’s Ridge


1838 July 28:
   Burlington post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1938 May 27 through 1940 June 1:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. Note that the 8 in 1938 is upside down.

   Burlington post office is still in operation.