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Welcome to Barrington ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Barrington, you might consider that their post office opened in 1846.
Barrington is near sea level<2>.
Time Zone: Barrington lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Barrington lies within the (401) area code.
The ZIP code for Barrington: 02806<3>
Websites for Barrington ...
Junior League: www.jlri.org/
Communities Also Named Barrington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 11 communities that are also named Barrington - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Barrington.
Communities near Barrington ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Barrington.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Barrington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Barrington.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Barrington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Barrington.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Barrington. See our Newspapers Page for Barrington.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barrington ...
Looking for more information about Barrington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Barrington, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Barrington.
Adding Barrington to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Barrington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Barrington was in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).
We also found Barrington in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Barrington.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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