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Located on Shippegan Island
, 3.11 km NW of Lamèque
, on the road to Petite-Lamèque
: Shippegan Parish
, Gloucester County
: named for George Alexandre from Jersey, the manager of the William Fruing Company fish plant: PO Alexanders' Point
1866-1902 and 1923-1952: in 1871 it had a population of 200: in 1898 Pointe-Alexandre was a farming and fishing settlement with 1 post office, 1 store, a large codfish plant and a population of 150.
County location in province
County map showing parishes
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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