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Located at the confluence of the Gaspereau and Salmon rivers, 5.38 km SE of Patterson
: Petersville Parish
, Queens County
: first called Gaspereau: PO Gaspereau
1854-1870: PO Gaspereau Station
1870-1923: in 1871 Gaspereau and surrounding district had a population of 600: in 1898 it was a flag station on the Canadian Pacific Railway and a settlement with 1 post office and a population of 40: renamed Wirral in 1923 for Wirral Peninsula, Merseyside County, England: PO Wirral
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