Dixmont
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 29 October 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Dixmont include:
Butman’s Mills
Collegetown
Dixmont
Dixmont Center
Dixmont Mills
East Dixmont
North Dixmont
North East Dixmont
Simpson Corner



Dixmont

1807 July 1:
   Dixmont post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 October 18:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is approximately 20 mm.
      

1945 November 19 through 1946 February 23:
   The circular postmark is 32–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
         

today:
   Dixmont post office is still in operation.


Dixmont Center

1854 January 7:
   Dixmont Center post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1856 September 1:
   Dixmont Center post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1857 February 6:
   Dixmont Center post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1895 June 13:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1935 August 31:
   Dixmont Center post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


North Dixmont

1831 February 2:
   North Dixmont post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1939 August 8:
   The circular postmark is 32–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.
      

1942 September 30:
   North Dixmont post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)