Vermont County Postmaster Cancels

Bridgewater Corners

(Windsor County)

established May 26, 1879

#1 (CDS)

"V.C. Babcock, P.M."

Earliest seen cancel: May 6, 1881

Latest seen cancel:October 15, 1887 (backstamp) (magenta)

Dates Reported:

1881: May 6 (Nutmeg Auction: 4/07), May 17 (eBay)

1882: Feb. 6, May 11 (eBay)

1883: May 1, (eBay) July 9

1884: Apr. 28, July 7 (dealer stock), Aug. 21

1885:

1886:

1887: Jan. 27 (magenta backstamp), Feb. 3 (transit mark), Sept. 20 (transit mark),  Oct. 15 (magenta backstamp)

1889: August 10 (magenta backstamp, personal collection)

#2 (oval) "V.C. BABCOCK, P.M."

1889-1892: 44 x 27.5 mm oval with same wording as above

Dates Reported:

1889: December 14, December 23

1890: March 21 (see above), October 13

1892: April 18 (VP 5/200) (violet)

 

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