Piscataquis County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, ME 04653
firstname.lastname@example.org - 207-266-5748
(updated 15 July 2014)
Postmarks from the town of Abbot include:
1861 July 27:
Abbot Village post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1916 March 1:
The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
1949 August 3 through 1950 August 9:
The circular postmark is approximately 29 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is approximately 25 mm tall and is composed of 9 equally spaced horizontal bars.
Abbot Village post office is still in operation.