Chebeague Island
Cumberland County, Maine

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

(updated 27 April 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Chebeague Island include:
Chebeague Island



Chebeague Island


1868 May 11:
   Chebeague Island post office opened. Prior to 1891, the postmark was Chebeague. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1943 September 29:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter.
      

2008 January 6:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 24 mm.
      

today:
   Chebeague Island post office is still in operation.