Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 23 April 2019)

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

Postmarks from the town of Plymouth include:


1827 October 9:
   Plymouth post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1836 September 21:
   Manuscript postmark. (letter [page 1a]; letter [page 1b]; letter [page 2])

1937 October 25:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm.

   Plymouth post office is still in operation.