Eddington Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, ME 04653
(updated 29 October 2017)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Eddington include:
1840 January 11:
East Eddington post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1901 February 7:
The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
1941 September 17:
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 mm.
1996 January 24:
East Eddington post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)