Hampshire
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Title:Hampshire
History:Hampshire Post Office was established on February 17, 1901 with Olof Albert Olson as postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1940. Mail was then handled by the Newcastle Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Small station of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railway in Weston County, 70 miles southwest of Newcastle. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1910-11)
County:Weston
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:The original proposed name for the post office was Olsson with Olaf Olsson as the proposed postmaster. In June, 1913, Leesburg was the name of the proposed townsite for the location. (Wyoming Post Offices)Hampshire Post Office was established on February 17, 1901 with Olof Albert Olson as postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1940. Mail was then handled by the Newcastle Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Small station of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railway in Weston County, 70 miles southwest of Newcastle. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1910-11)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
Link:Search Wyoming Places
Document ID:11142223

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