Corinth Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

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

(updated 2 December 2021)


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



Postmarks from the town of Corinth include:
Corinth (1)
Corinth (2)
East Corinth
Robyville
South Corinth
West Corinth (1)
West Corinth (2)



Corinth (2)

1 July 1998:
   East Corinth post office was renamed as Corinth (2) post office. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

2020:
   Corinth (2) post office. 274 Main Street; Corinth, Maine  04427. Lat./Long.: N 45°00′02″ x W 69°01′27″
      
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today:
   Corinth (2) post office is still in operation.


East Corinth

1825 June 17:
   East Corinth post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1871 May 29:
   Receipt for a registered letter.
      
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1879 December 18:
   The circular postmark is 28&8211;29 mm in diameter.
      
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1899 February 9:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter.
      
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date?:
   East Corinth post office.
      
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1934 December 18:
   The circular postmark is 33&8211;34 mm in diameter.
      
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1949 December 6 through 1950 March 20:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter.
         
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1956 November 10:
   The circular postmark is 29&8211;30 mm in diameter.
      
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1998 July 1:
   East Corinth post office was renamed as Corinth (2) post office.


Robyville

1902 January 14:
   Robyville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1903 July 28:
   The circular postmark is 29 mm in diameter.
      
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1904 June 30:
   Robyville post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)