Vermont County Postmaster Cancels

St. Johnsbury Centre

(Caledonia County)

established July 8, 1840


There is no mention of this county cancel in the Slawson book (1969) but it was finally reported in Update #3 published in the Vermont Philatelist in November 1969 (page 5) along with a sketch. This may be the first time this cancel has been illustrated in color.


Earliest seen cancel: November 11, 1884 (receiving backstamp) (purple)

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

Dates Reported:

1884: November 11

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