Cornish
York County, Maine

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

(updated 6 March 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Cornish include:
Cornish (1)
Cornish (2)
Cornishville



Cornish (2)

1847 February 4:
   Cornish (2) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1880 June 10 through 1882 December 6:
   The circular postmark is 27–29 mm in diameter.
         

1890 April 7 through 1890 September 24:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
         

1933 May 2:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1940 April 9:
   The circular postmark is approximately 22 mm in diameter.
      

1943 July 19 through 1954 March 11:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         

1965 May 28:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter.
      

1965 September 2:
   The circular postmark is 22–23 mm in diameter.
      

1970 December 28:
   The circular postmark is 22–23 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Cornish (2) post office is still in operation.