Kingman Township Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine
a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine 04975
(updated 24 October 2020)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson.
During the history of Kingman Township, there has been only one post office.
Its history is as follows:
1. Kingman post office was established on 27 February 1871 and is still operating.
In 1914, the Kingman post office was operating.
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Postmarks from Kingman Township include:
1871 February 27:
Kingman post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1934 October 24:
The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
Kingman post office.
Kingman post office. 1383 Kingman Road; Kingman, Maine &nbp;04451. Lat./Long.: N 45°32′59″ x W 68°12′03″
Kingman post office is still in operation.