Lovell
Oxford County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 5 April 2019)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from the town of Lovell include:
Center Lovell
Lovell (1)
Lovell (2)
North Lovell
Suncook



Center Lovell


1848 May 9:
   Center Lovell post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1900 May 23 through 1902 June 24:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
         

1939 March 14:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter.
      

1950 August 22:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1946 May 7:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four bars to the right of the circle is approximately 19 mm high.
      

1978 October 30:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 18 mm.
      

today:
   Center Lovell post office is still in operation.


Lovell (2)


1822 September 25:
   Lovell (2) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1933 December 15:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1940 November 23:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1949 May 21 through 1950 July 29:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
         

today:
   Lovell (2) post office is still in operation.