The Stamps and Philately of Barbados

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AJ's Encyclopedia of Stamps & Philatelic Links


Barbados was colonized by the British in 1627. Self-government was granted in 1961 with independence within the Commonwealth attained in 1966. Postage stamps have been issued since 1852.
Philatelic Bureau
GPO, Cheapside
Bridgetown, Barbados,
West Indies

Barbados General Post Office

CIA data on Barbados
Location: Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, northeast of Venezuela
Independence: 30 November 1966 (from UK)

Crown Agents Stamp Bureau - Worldwide agent

Inter Governmental Philatelic Agency Online - for over 55 countries
dealers only.

Universal Postal Union Addresses for International customer relations
General Post Office
Mme Jocelyn C. King
Senior Postal Superintendent
International Postal Affairs
Téléphone (+1 246) 431-9045
Téléfax (+1 246) 429-4118


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