Vanceboro Postal History
Washington County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 23 October 2020)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from the town of Vanceboro include:
Lambert Lake CPO Vanceboro
Shawville
Vanceboro



Vanceboro

1871 November 21:
   Vanceboro post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1939 December 6:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

1947 December 1 through 1950 July 1:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         

2020:
   Vanceboro post office. 23 Water Street; Vanceboro, Maine  04491. Lat./Long.: N 45°33′40″ x W 67°25′52″
      

today:
   Vanceboro post office is still in operation.