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 - West Barrington, RI
John Kilton Cachet - Planty #777-61k

The West Barrington Post Office, (Barrington Township, Bristol County) was established on June 6, 1906 under Postmaster Reuben H. Gibbs. The Post Office was formerly known as Drownville (February 19, 1878 - June 6, 1906). The Post Office was disestablished on September 15, 1972.

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