Rhode Island Tercentenary Issue
First Day Cover
300th Anniversary of the Settlement of Rhode Island
Issued on May 4, 1936 in Providence, RI - Scott #777
Unofficial Town Cancel -
New Arcade Stamp Shop, F.R. Hazard - Planty #777-65
The Chepachet Post
Township, Providence County)
was established on September
6, 1806 under
Kimball. The Post Office is
currently in operation under Postmaster Hugh W. Tiner Jr.
appointed on April 16, 2005.
Chepachet Farms and Carriage Works
located on Tourtellot Hill Road in Chepachet is a fun stop if
your in the area. They provide old fashioned
and also have a great petting
zoo for the children.
Island Postal History: The Post Offices - Merolla, Jackson &