Phippsburg
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 Phippsburg include:
Ashdale
Cape Small
Cliffstone
Hunnewell’s Point
Parker Head
Phippsburg
Popham Beach
Popham Beach Rur. Sta. Phippsburg
Popham Beach CPO Phippsburg
Sebasco
Sebasco Estates
Small Point (1)
Small Point (2)
Small Point Beach
Small Point Rur. Sta. Phippsburg
Small Point CPO Phippsburg
West Point
West Point Rur. Sta. Sebasco Estates
West Point CPO Sebasco Estates
Winnegance



Cliffstone


1889 May 15:
   Cliffstone post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1894 August 15 through 1894 August 30:
   The circular postmark is 25–27 mm in diameter.
         

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


Parker Head


1843 February 4:
   Parker Head post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 April 2:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
      

1934 April 30:
   Parker Head post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Sebasco


1896 April 11:
   Sebasco post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1928 April 16:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter.
      

1931 March 1:
   Sebasco post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Sebasco Estates


1931 March 1:
   Sebasco Estates post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1931 December 31 through 1935 April 5:
   The circular postmark is 30–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is 19 mm.
         

today:
   Sebasco Estates post office is still in operation.


Small Point (1)


1855 March 14:
   Small Point (1) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1917 August 14:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter.
      

1932 May 17:
   Small Point (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Small Point Beach


1899 January 17:
   Small Point Beach post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1917 August 12:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter.
      

1941 July 31:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 13–14 mm.
      

1947 September 25:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter.
      

1950 July 26 through 1950 August 8:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
         

1964 May 1:
   Small Point Beach post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)