Bingham Postal History
Somerset County, Maine

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

(updated 27 July 2020)

Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.

Postmarks from the town of Bingham include:
Shorey (2)


1825 June 3:
   Bingham post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1929 September 12:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.

1939 December 4:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.

1949 May 3 through 1950 May 3:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.

   Bingham post office. 301 Main Street; Bingham, Maine 04920. Lat./Long.: N 45°02′54″ x W 69°53′22″.
      (click on image to enlarge)

   Bingham post office is still in operation.