Washington County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 4 January 2019)
Thank you for the contriutions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Cherryfield include:
1870 December 8:
The former Narraguagus post office (in Milbridge) became renamed as Cherryfield post office. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1898 March 7:
The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
1900 May 14:
The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
Cherryfield post office is still in operation.