Kittery
York County, Maine

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

(updated 15 March 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Kittery include:
Appledore
Foreside
Kittery
Kittery Depot
Kittery Point



Kittery

1807 January 26:
   Kittery post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1834 March 21:
   Kittery post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1837 January 12:
   Kittery post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1838 September 5:
   Kittery post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1838 December 10:
   Kittery post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1881 September 24 through 1882 November 9:
   The circular postmark is 21–22 mm in diameter.
         

1888 March 20:
   The circular postmark is 21–22 mm in diameter.
      

1901 March 21 through 1909 July 20:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
         

1932 October 5:
   The circular postmark is 21–22 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Kittery post office is still in operation.


Kittery Point

1854 November 13:
   Kittery Point post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1895 July 16 through 1895 July 19:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
         

1899 November 10:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1902 December 16:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1904 July:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Kittery Point post office is still in operation.