Springfield Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221

(updated 14 February 2020)

Postmarks from the town of Springfield include:
South Springfield
Wright’s Mills


1840 August 7:
   Springfield post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1891 March 31: [date determined from reverse]
   The circular postmark is 26–28 mm in diameter.

1932 December 2 through 1947 July 15:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.

   Springfield post office is still in operation.