Lily Bay Township
Piscataquis County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 27 May 2020)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson.



During the history of Lily Bay Township. there has been only one post office.

Briefly, the history of this post office is as follows:
1. Lily Bay post office opened on 5 April 1890 and closed on 15 January 1921.


In 1914, there was only one post office in what is now Lily Bay Township: Lily Bay. (source: Post Route Map of the State of Maine 1914)
      
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Postmarks from Lily Bay Township include:
Lily Bay



Lily Bay



1890 April 5:
   Lily Bay post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1907 September 9:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      
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1921 January 15:
   Lily Bay post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)