Salvo, North Carolina: Tiny Post Office

Tiny U.S. Post Office: 8 feet 4 inches wide x 12 feet 6.5 inches deep. It had boxes for 94 people, but now it's closed.

Address:
27130 NC-12, Salvo, NC
Directions:
North side of town. West side of Hwy 12 just south of the Volunteer Fire Station, at the corner of Roth Rd.
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The Tiny Post Office has seen better days. The old building has been moved from the east side of Highway 12 to the west side at the corner of Roth Road. Gone is the post office sign. The fading white-and-blue paint is the only thing that would identify it has having once been a post office instead of a small storage shed with windows. If the land is developed -- as it is rumored to soon be -- I'm not sure that the post office will survive, but I hope it does.

[Greg Brown, 04/27/2018]
Tiny post office

Salvo's tiny post office is now closed. Building with sign only.

[Carole Dellinger, 01/01/2016]

Tiny Post Office.

Tiny Post Office

Very tiny post office can be seen while driving through Salvo, if you don't blink!

[Laine, 11/16/2010]

Claimed at one point to be the World's 2nd Smallest Post Office, well-known enough to be featured on an old vellum post card. 8 feet 4 inches wide x 12 feet 6.5 inches deep. Boxes for 94 people.


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