Belfast
Waldo County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 15 August 2014)


Postmarks from the city of Belfast include:
Belfast
City Point
Poor's Mills



Belfast


1794 October 1:
   Belfast post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1852:
   Postmaster: Charles Giles. (source: Maine Register and State Reference Book. 1852.)

1895 November 30 ?:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is 32–33 mm tall.
      

1950 March 18:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is approximately 32 mm tall and 12(?) mm wide.
      

tooday:
   Belfast post office remains in operation.