Hebron
Oxford County, Maine

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

(updated 20 September 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Hebron include:
Craigie's Mills
East Hebron (1)
East Hebron (2)
Greenwood Mountain
Hebron
Hebron Station



Greenwood Mountain


1918 January 18:
   Greenwood Mountain post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1932 November 28:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1949 November 8 through 1950 May 29:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter.
         

1959 July 31:
   Greenwood Mountain post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)


Hebron


1811 April 15:
   Hebron post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1911 September 11:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1925 June 26:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 18–19 mm.
      

1940 March 4 through 1950 May 6:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter.
         

today:
   Hebron post office is still in operation.


Hebron Station


1891 January 2:
   Hebron Station post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1933 May 2 through 1935 June 12:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.
         

1936 December 31:
   Hebron Station post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)