Hanau (DE)

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Hanau is a town (89,907 inhabitants end 2013) in the Main-Kinzig-Kreis, in Hessen, Germany. Its station is a major railway junction. Until 2005, Hanau was the administrative centre of the Main-Kinzig-Kreis. Historically, capital of the District of Hanau, Electorate of Hesse (Kurfürstentum Hessen).

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Postmarks in Federal Republic of Germany

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Postmarks in Allied Occupied Germany

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Postmarks in German Empire

Circle in 1872.
Bridge in 1921.
Bridge in 1925. HANAU ENTLASTET
Bridge in 1937.

Postmark in North German Confederation

Since 1 January 1868.

Postmarks by Thurn and Taxis

It used a postal code 29.


Circle and DC on 22 NOV 1852 with 3 Sgr.