Rockland Postal History
Knox County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 21 May 2019)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Rockland include:
1851 January 21:
Rockland post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)
1913 April 28 through 1917 April 18:
The circular postmark is 22–23 mm in diameter.
1918 October 23:
The circular postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter.
1939 December 4:
The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
Rockland post office is still in operation.