Canaan
Somerset County, Maine

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

(updated 24 November 2017)


Postmarks from the town of Canaan include:
Canaan (1)
Canaan (2)
Canaan (3)
Canaan (4)
East Canaan



Canaan (4)


1823 May 31:
   Canaan (4) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1895 April 8:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter.
      

1936 August 22:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Canaan (4) post office is still in operation.