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Located 4.51 km NW of Birch Ridge, on the road to Adamsville: Harcourt Parish, Kent County: in 1898 Coal Branch was a farming and lumbering community with 2 stores, 1 sawmill, 1 grist mill, 3 churches and a population of 500: PO Coal Branch Station 1877-1970: in 1898 Coal Branch was a station on the Intercolonial Railway and a farming and lumbering settlement with 1 post office, 1 store and a population of 100.

Latitude : 46° 21'

Longitude : 65° 9'

County : Kent

Parish : Harcourt

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CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Birch Ridge 4.51 145° SE
Birch Siding 4.51 145° SE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.