Parkertown Township Postal History
Oxford County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 18 November 2021)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson.



During the history of Parkertown Township, there has been only one post office.

Briefly, the history of this one is as follows:
1. Meadows post office opened on 27 July 1897 and closed on 15 March 1914.


In 1914, there was no post office in Parkertown Township: Meadows. (source: Post Route Map of the State of Maine 1914)

      
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Only postmark from Parkertown Township is:
Meadows



Meadows

1897 July 27:
   Meadows post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1910 July 28:
   The diameter of the circular postmark is 30.5 mm, and to its right is a 4-bar (A) killer.
      
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1914 March 14:
   Meadows post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)