Piscataquis County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, ME  04653 - 207-266-5748

(updated 15 July 2014)

Postmarks from the town of Abbot include:
Abbot Abbot Village
Number 7

Abbot Village

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.