Andover Historic Preservation


60 MAIN ST60 main st (click to enlarge)

60 MAIN ST

historical narrative

Time line:
1852 Not listed
1872 - 1884 Residence
1896 Not listed
1906 - 1930? The Andover Press
1926 Albert W Lowe, Druggist
1932 - 1953 John H Playdon, Florist (used by 4 generations of
Richardsons)
1944 Hartigan's Pharmacy; Temple's Radio Store
1992 Bernardin Insurance

Other notes:
Hartigan's Pharacy was located on the other corner at 66 Main Street, entrance behind fire hydrant. (Julie Pike, 10 June 2004)

bibliography/references

Directories: 1926, 1932, 1943, 1953

Maps: 1852, 1872, 1884, 1896, 1906, 1930

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 60 MAIN ST
Place:
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 60 main st
Historic Name: Andover Press Building; Richardson Place
Present Use: Bernardin Insurance; Provision Store; W. India Goods
Original Use:
Date of Construction: 1906
Source: VF
Style/Form: Other
Architect/Builder: Henry Abbott
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: brick, wood
Roof:
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations:
Condition:
Moved:
Demolished:
Acreage: less than one acre
Setting:
MHC inventory number:
Recorded by: Brian Lee (cwo)
Organization: Andover Historical Society
Date: July 1992

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