Maine Non-Passenger 1

All Terrain Vehicle (ATV):

ATV 86

1986
First issue, green

ATV 91

1991
Second issue, red

ATV 99

1999
Alpha prefix


Altered Vehicle:

ALT VEH und.

Undated
c.1989, type never issued


ATV Dealer:

ATVD 88

1988
 


Antique Auto:

AQ 62

1962
 

AQ 73

1971-73
Undated (1969-73) base

AQ 77

1977
74 base

AQ 79

1979
Undated c.77-78 base

AQ 82

1982
"Maine" centered

AQ 87

1987
c.86-87 borderless

AQ 94

1994
Lobster, wide die

AQ 99

1999
Narrow die

AQ 00

2000
Wide caption

AQ 07

2005-07
Reissued Number

AQ 07

2007
 

AQ 10

2010
Another revised caption


Antique Motorcycle:

AQMC und

Undated
1988 base


Apportioned:

APP 93

1993
 

APP 00

1999
Narrow state-name die

APP 00

2000
95xxxx series

APP 00

2001
Wide state-name die


Boat Trailer Dealer:

BTD 74

1974
 

BTD 89

1989
 


Bus:

BUS 63

1963
1962 base

BUS 73

1968-73
1968 base

BUS 77

1974-77
1974 base

BUS 91

1991
Lobster, wide die

BUS 00

2000
Lobster, narrow die

BUS 05

2005
Chickadee


Bus (Pro-Rate):

PR BUS 61

1961
1957 (undated) base


Coach:

COA 67

1967
1962 base

COA 73

1968-73
1968 base

COA 74

1974
 

COA 88

1988
 

COA 01

2001
1988 base, wide die

COA 01

2013
Error (Graphic) Sample


Combination:

CMB 87

1987
Prototype

CMB 95

1994/95
First issue, wide die

CMB 99

1999
Narrow die

CMB 02

2002
Chickadee, wide caption

CMB 08

2008
Narrow caption

CMB 06

2006
Remake, first possible number†


Combination (Vanity):

CMB 02

2002
 


Commercial:

COM 73

1969-73
Undated (1969-73) base

COM 76

1976
74 base, wide 'COM'

COM 74

1974
No sticker box

COM 74

1974
6-digit, narrow 'COM'

COM 81

1981
200 series, no dash

COM 88

1988
c.86-87, Borderless

COM 88

1988
Border restored

COM 88

1988
Lobster, wide die

COM 95

1995
Narrow die

COM 00

2000
Chickadee, wide caption

COM 01

2001
Reissue

COM 03

2003
Reissue, narrow caption

COM 09

2009
1A-2345 format


Commercial (Optional):

COM Loon 01

2001
Conservation (Loon)

COM Ag 09

2009
Agriculture

COM Lob 12

2012
Lobster


Commercial (Optional/Vanity):

COM L 03

2003
Conservation (Loon)/Vanity


Commercial Tractor:

COM T 86

1986
First Issue

COM T 88

1988
c. 86/87, Borderless

COM T 99

1999
Lobster, wide die

COM T 99

Undated
Lobster, narrow die

COM T 07

2007
Chickadee

COM T 07 ERR

2007
Error, Incorrect Caption


Congressional Medal of Honor:

CMH 77

1977
Sample/Prototype?


Conservation (Department of):

CONV F

Undated
F = Forestry

CONV PL

1977?
PL = Public Lands

CONV PR

Undated
PR = Parks & Recreation

CONV 4

Undated Single Digit, No Prefix
Possibly State Official†


County Owned:

CTY UND

Undated
1980-89 base

CTY UND

Undated
c.86-87 borderless

CTY UND

Undated
1990-present base


Custom Vehicle:

CV 07

2007
 


Disabled Veteran:

DV 86

1981-86
First issue, c. 1980

DV 89

1989
1986-89 base

DV 89

1989
1989 base, wide die

DV 02

2002
Narrow die


Equipment:

EQ 79

1979
Undated (1978-87) base

EQ 85

1985
New state name die

EQ 87

1987
c.86-87 borderless

EQ 90

1990
Lobster, wide die

EQ 00

2000
Narrow die

EQ 06

2006
Chickadee


Equipment Dealer:

EQD 79

1977-79
Undated (1977-78) base


Farm:

FM 68-73

1968-73
1968 base

FM 73

1973
Undated (1969-73) base

FM 79

1978/79
74 base

FM 81

1981
Undated (1979-87) base

FM 88

1988
c.86-87 borderless

FM 95

1995
Lobster, wide dies

FM 99

1999
Narrow dies

FM 01

2001
Chickadee


Firefighter:

FF 87

1986-87
c.86-87 Borderless

FF 88

1988
Border restored

FF 95

1995
Lobster, narrow die

FF 00

2000
1999 base


Ham Radio:

HAM 73

1968-73
1968 base


Hire:

HIRE 73

1968-73
68 base

HIRE 73

1973
Undated (1969-73) base

HIRE 86

1986
74 base

HIRE und

Undated
H-1 remake, post cab fire

HIRE 94

1993-94
Lobster wide dies, caption

HIRE 00

1993-94
Lobster narrow dies

HIRE 02

2002
Chickadee

HIRE 16

2016
Chickadee, five digit


Horseless Carriage:

HC 81

1981
 

HC 89

1989
 


House:

HR 84

1984-86
 

HR 06

2004-06
Production Reject


Island Vehicle (City of Portland):

IV 00

2000
First issue, decal

IV 06

2006
2002-10 issue, decal


Light Trailer Dealer:

LTD 02

2002
2002-present base


Livestock Dealer:

LD 50

1950
 


Livestock-Poultry Dealer:

LP 71

1970-71
 

LP 72

1971-72
 

LP 75

1975
 

LP 80

Exp. 1980
79 base

LP 82

Exp. 1983
82 base

LP 83

Exp. 1984
83 base

LP 87

Exp. 1988
87 base


Loaner:

LN 73

1971-73
Undated (1969-73) base

LN 74

1974
Blank

LN 79

1977-79
c. 76 state name offset

LN 81

1981
1980 base

LN 87

1987
c.86-87 Borderless

LN 01

2001
88 base, narrow die


Long-Term Trailer:

LTT 74

Exp. 1974
1968-74 issue, narrow state die

LTT 74

Exp. 1974
1968-74 issue, wide state die

LTT 80

Exp. 1980
Polyvend dies

LTT 80

Exp. 1980
Maine dies

LTT 88

Exp. 1988
 

LTT 92

Exp. 1992
Polyvend dies

LTT 93

Exp. 1993 (Q)
c. 86-87 Borderless

LTT 93

Exp. 1993 (Q)
Border replaced

LTT 96

Exp. 1996 (T)
Narrow dies (Leap Year)

LTT 98

Exp. 1998 (R)
A 12345 format

LTT 98

Exp. 1998
98 12345 format

LTT 06

Exp. 1996 (Q)
Final A 12345 series


Low-Speed Vehicle:

LS und.

Undated
Sample


Milk License:

LS und.

1941
 


Motorcycle:

MC 73

1972-73
1969-73 base

MC 76

1976
74 base, no dash

MC 76

1976
Undated (1975-) base

MC 85

1985
Centered state name, alpha suffix

MC 89

1989
1988 base

MC 91

1991
Separate month/year stickers

MC 97

1997
Two-alpha suffix

MC 01

2001
Slogan base, c.99-present

MC 07

2007
Revised state name/slogan dies


Motorcycle Dealer:

MCD 78

1978
1975-79 base

MCD 83

1980-83
B1 suffix = owner plate

MCD 87

1987
1980-87 base


Motorcycle (Vanity):

MCWC 88

1988
Ham Radio Callsign


Motorcycle (Wheelchair):

MCWC 88

1988
 


† - Bill Sproull Collection

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