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Located 8.05 km WSW of Saint John
: Lancaster Parish
, St. John County
: William Francis Ganong identified the Maliseet name for South Bay as Akumakwi'kek: PO 1870-1941: in 1898 South Bay was a siding on the Canadian Pacific Railway line and a farming and lumbering community with 1 post office, 1 lime kiln, 1 hall, 1 church and a population of 500: included the community of Aurora
, which was named for a ship of the spring fleet of 1783 that brought 212 Loyalists to Saint John
: South Bay is now within the city of Saint John.
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