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Located on S side of the Miramichi River, 3.71 km S of Chatham Head: Nelson Parish and Chatham Parish, Northumberland County: PO Nelson 1842-1868: in 1871 Nelson had a population of 600: in 1898 Nelson was a station on the Canada Eastern Railway and a farming, lumbering and fishing community with 8 stores, 1 hotel, 2 sawmills, 1 tannery, 1 carding mill, 1 barrel parts factory, 1 brick kiln, 3 churches and a population of 600: included the settlement of South Nelson: PO 1853-1968: in 1866 South Nelson was a farming and lumbering community with 33 resident families: included the community of South Nelson Road: PO South Nelson Road 1883-1947: PO Nelson-Miramichi from 1968: included the community of Nowlanville, located 8 km SE of Newcastle, where Patrick Nowlan, James Nowlan and Michael Nowlan were early settlers: Nelson-Miramichi was incorporated as a village in 1967 and is now part of the city of Miramichi.

Latitude : 46° 58'

Longitude : 65° 33'

County : Northumberland

Parish : Nelson

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
South Nelson Road 1.27 270° W
Craigville 1.27 90° E
Beaubears Island 1.27 270° W
Reynolds 2.24 146° SE
Northwest Bridge 2.53 270° W
Bridgetown 2.53 270° W
Nowlanville 3.14 126° SE
Nelson Junction 3.14 234° SW
Sargent 3.71 0° N
Chatham Head 3.71 0° N
Derby Junction 3.8 270° W
Jones Crossing 3.8 270° W
Oxford Cove 3.8 270° W
Newcastle 3.92 341° NNW
Passmore 3.92 199° SSW
Chatham Junction 3.92 199° SSW
Hughes 4.22 244° WSW
Nelson Reserve 4.22 244° WSW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


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