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Located 3.92 km SSE of Cardigan: Douglas Parish, York County: settled about 1820 by Irish immigrants and later by Welsh immigrants from the adjacent settlement of Cardigan: PO 1862-1917: in 1866 Hamtown Corner was a farming community with 9 families, including 3 Richards and 3 Smith families: in 1871 Hamtown Corner and the surrounding district had a population of 150: in 1898 Hamtown Corner had 1 post office and a population of 50.

Latitude : 46° 7'

Longitude : 66° 46'

County : York

Parish : Douglas

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Cardigan 3.92 341° NNW
North Cardigan 3.92 341° NNW
Semple Settlement 3.92 341° NNW
Stone Settlement 3.92 341° NNW
Hurlett 4.28 116° ESE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


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