Leeds
Androscoggin County, Maine

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V. F. Thomas Co. - 183 Pleasant Street, Apartment 1 - Canton, Maine  04221
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(updated 2 November 2015)


Postmarks from the town of Leeds include:
Curtis Corner
East Leeds
Leeds (1)
Leeds (2)
North Leeds
South Leeds
West Leeds (1)
West Leeds (2)



Curtis Corner

1853 January 22:
   Curtis Corner post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1949 September 15:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter.
      

1957 October 18:
   Curtis Corner post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)



North Leeds

1826 January 28:
   North Leeds post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1940 June 21:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the postmark are approximately 6 mm on center.
      

1950 February 9 through 29 June 1950:
   The outer circle of the postmark is 28–30 mm in diameter, and the inner circle is 17–18 mm in diameter.
         

1980 April 23:
   North Leeds post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)



West Leeds (2)

1866 February 24:
   West Leeds (2) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1906 June 2:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter. (Note that the number of the day [2] is centered, and what appears to be a 1 is simply ink from the edge of the inserted day number.)
      

1909 April 30:
   West Leeds (2) post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)