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Located on S side of the Southwest Miramichi River, 1.27 km E of Millerton and 3.14 km NE of Chelmsford: Nelson Parish, Northumberland County: PO 1903-1947 with William Kirk as first postmaster: in 1904 Kirkwood was a farming settlement with 1 post office and a population of 75: included Cushman, located 1.5 km E of Millerton: in 1898 "Cushmans" was a flag station on the Canada Eastern Railway and a farming settlement with a population of 100.

Latitude : 46° 54'

Longitude : 65° 37'

County : Northumberland

Parish : Nelson

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Millerton 1.27 270° W
New Milford 1.27 270° W
Manderville 2.25 326° NW
Parker 3.14 234° SW
Derby 3.14 234° SW
Chelmsford 3.14 234° SW
Amos 3.71 0° N
Lower Derby 3.71 0° N
Lower Barnaby 4.23 116° ESE
Upper Barnaby 4.23 116° ESE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.