Vanceboro Postal History
Washington County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653

(updated 10 May 2019)

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

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

   Vanceboro post office is still in operation.