Limerick Postal History
York County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 22 April 2020)


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



Postmarks from the town of Limerick include:
Limerick



Limerick

1797 August 24:
   Limerick post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

date?:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

year? May 19:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

1844 June 10:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter. (notation; letter (page 1), letter (page 2))
      

1850 October 28:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter. (notation; letter (page 1), letter (page 2))
      

1851 January 3:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter. (notation; letter (page 1), letter (page 2))
      

1887 February 3:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1917 January 3:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1939 December 9:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

1949 December 5:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Limerick post office is still in operation.