Floating post office Sophie C leaves Weirs Beach
for a cruise and mail deliveries to islands in Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire
The Motor Vessel Sophie C. is the oldest floating post office in the United States. Each season she provides mail service on Lake Winnipesaukee, NH , a tradition dating back to 1892. Both of Sophie’s daily mail runs takes her to 5 islands where her staff delivers mail to the island residents and summer camps. Passengers aboard the Sophie C. are invited to fill out Sophie C. postcards and mail them right on board.