Calais
Washington County, Maine

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

(updated 5 July 2014)


Postmarks from the town of Calais include:
Calais
Milltown
Milltown Sta. Calais Milltown CPO Calais
Red Beach
Red Beach Ind. Rur. Sta. Robbinston Schoodick Falls



Red Beach


1850 March 5:
   Red Beach post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1852:
   Postmaster: Joseph T. Bergen. (source: Maine Register and State Reference Book. 1852.)

1935 September 23:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1965 February 12:
   Red Beach post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)