Patten Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine
last update for this page: 26 September 2020
Maine Postal History
Waterville Stamp Club
Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Patten include:
1842 August 16:
Patten post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1939 December 9:
The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
1949 August 3 through 1950 December 2:
The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
Patten post office. 24 Main Street; Patten, Maine 04765. Lat./Long.: N 45°59′48″ x W 68°26′51″
Patten post office is still in operation.