Andover
Oxford County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 16 July 2014)


Postmarks from the town of Andover include:
Andover
East Andover
South Andover



Andover

1824 August 18:
   Andover post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1852:
   Postmaster: Ezekiel Merrill. (source: Maine Register and State Reference Book. 1852.)

1932 October 3:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is approximately 28 mm high and is composed of 9 horizontal segments.
      

1938 September 20:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars to the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1949 November 18:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   The Andover post office is still in operation.