Lincolnville
Waldo County, Maine

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

(updated 18 March 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Lincolnville include:
Center Lincolnville
Ducktrap
Grange
Lincolnville
Lincolnville Center



Lincolnville


1802 July 1:
   Lincolnville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

year? April 12:
   The circular postmark is approximately 27 mm in diameter.
      

1905 August 21:
   The circular postmark is 30󈞋 mm in diameter.
      

1933 January 3 through 1933 May 23:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are a little less than 6 mm on center.
         

1949 October 21 through 1950 February 6:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         

1991 October 7:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter.
      

1991 October 7:
   The outer circle of the postmark is 28󈞉 mm in diameter; the inner. 18–19 mm.
      

today:
   Lincolnville post office remains in operation.


Lincolnville Center


1912 July 20:
   Lincolnville Center post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1936 June 26:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximatelu 6 mm on center.
      

1943 December 13 through 1949 October 21:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are a little less than 6 mm on center.
         

today:
   Lincolnville Center post office remains in operation.