Eddington Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

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

(updated 29 October 2017)


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



Postmarks from the town of Eddington include:
East Eddington
Eddington (1)
Eddington (2)



East Eddington

1840 January 11:
   East Eddington post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1901 February 7:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1941 September 17:
   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 mm.
      

1996 January 24:
   East Eddington post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)