Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
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Place Names of New Brunswick: Where is Home? New Brunswick Communities Past and Present
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Located 3.8 km E of
and 7.42 km S of
: Settled in 1825 by Irish immigrants : Named after Barnaby river : PO 1871-1875, 1879-1961 : in 1866 Barnaby River was an agricultural and forestry settlement where 16 families lived : in 1871 the settlement and surrounding area had a population of 500 : in 1904 Barnaby River was also a railway station and had 1 post office, 3 stores, 1 flour mill, 1 church and a population of 250.
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New Brunswick cadastral maps show the basic features of the province along with the boundaries, lot number, and grantee’s name for land granted by the province. These maps are cumulative, showing all grants regardless of date.
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