Grand Lake Stream Plantation Postal History
Washington County, Maine

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

(updated 16 May 2019)


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



The only postmark from Grand Lake Stream Plantation is:
Grand Lake Stream



Grand Lake Stream


1872 April 3:
   Grand Lake Stream post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1882 October 21:
   The circular postmark is 26–27 mm in diameter.
      

1912 July 17:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter. (image side of card)
      

1934 November 2:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm on center.
      

1949 September 6 through 1950 September 13:
   The circular postmark is 30–34 mm in diameter. The four bars to the right of the circle are a little less than 6 mm on center.
         

1992 February 5:
   Grand Lake Stream post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)