Rhode Island Postal Cards - Fist Day of Issue

Settling of Rhode Island by Roger Williams in 1636
Designed by David Blossom - Scott #UX112
Issued on June 26, 1986 in Providence, RI
Rhode Island Town Cancels (by RIPS)

Ashaway, Rhode Island 02804

The Ashaway Post Office, (Hopkinton Township, Washington County) was established on April 26, 1852 under Postmaster Lyman Kenyon. The post office is currently in operation under Postmaster Jarrett G. Brogno appointed on June 11, 2005.

Ashaway is located within Hopkinton Township northeast of Westerly and adjacent to the Connecticut border.

Ashaway Post Office

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