Georgetown
Sagadahoc County, Maine

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

(updated 22 November 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Georgetown include:
Bay Point
Five Islands (2)
Georgetown (1)
Georgetown (2)
Georgetown (3)
Macmahan
North Georgetown
Riggsville
Robinhood
West Georgetown



Bay Point


1889 August 2:
   Baypoint post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1896 November 14:
   Bay Point post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1902 July 23:
   Bay Point post office reopened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 August 13:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 4 mm apart on center.
      

1937 June 30:
   Bay Point post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Five Islands (2)


1882 July 24:
   Five Islands (2) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1950 December 1:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle 18–19 mm.
      

date?:
   Five Islands (2) post office closed.


Georgetown (3)


1835 July 22:
   Georgetown (3) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1869 July 21:
   Georgetown (3) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1870 July 6:
   Georgetown (3) post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1935 September 19:
   The circular postmark is 29–31 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Georgetown (3) post office is still in operation.


Macmahan


1900 May 11:
   Macmahan post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1935 September 21:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter.
      

1961 March 31:
   Macmahan post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Robinhood


1916 October 5:
   Robinhood post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1935 September 19:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter.
      

1960 May 31:
   Robinhood post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)