Ripley
Somerset County, Maine

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

(updated 16 November 2018)


Postmarks from the town of Ripley include:
North Ripley
Ripley (1)
Ripley (2)
Ripley Mills
Roger’s Mills
West Ripley (1)
West Ripley (2)



Ripley (1)


1819 January 11:
   Ripley (1) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1835 June 22:
   Ripley (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1864 June 27:
   Ripley (1) post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1873 April 4:
   Ripley (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1879 November 25:
   Ripley (1) post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 November 20 through 1941 June 23:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.
         

1950 January 14 through 1950 January 23:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.
         

1957 July 31:
   Ripley (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)