Eliot
York County, Maine

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

(updated 22 December 2018)


Postmarks from the town of Eliot include:
East Eliot
Eliot (1)
Eliot (2)
Eliot Depot
South Eliot



Eliot (1)

1824 November 15:
   Eliot (1) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1854 January 31:
   Eliot (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1854 December 16:
   Eliot (1) post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1870 September 19:
   Eliot (1) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1939 December 1:
   Eliot (1) post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1948 September 23 through 1949 September 20:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         

today:
   Eliot (1) post office is still in operation.


South Eliot

1854 Janury 31:
   South Eliot post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1854 December 16:
   South Eliot post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1870 Septeber 19:
   South Eliot post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1936 March 25:
   The circular postmark is 32–34 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1939 December 1:
   South Eliot post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)