Chesterville Postal History
Franklin County, Maine

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

(updated 12 May 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Chesterville include:
Chester (1) Chesterville Keith’s Mills North Chesterville South Chesterville



South Chesterville

1837 November 1:
   South Chesterville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1908 April 4:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 14 mm.
      

193- May 10:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter.
      

1935 August 3:
   South Chesterville post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)