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Located at the mouth of Oromocto River and the St. John River opposite Maugerville, 18.31 km SE of Fredericton: Burton Parish, Sunbury County: William Francis Ganong identified the Maliseet name for Oromocto River as Welamook'took: during the 17th Century the French called the river Kamouctou ou Ramouctou: PO from 1843: in 1866 Oromocto was a community with approximately 70 families: in 1871 it had a population of about 400: in 1898 Oromocto was a village with 1 post office, 5 stores, 1 hotel, 3 churches and a population of 300: included Oromocto West: Oromocto became the headquarters for CFB Gagetown: Oromocto was incorporated as a town in 1956.

Latitude : 45° 51'

Longitude : 66° 29'

County : Sunbury

Parish : Burton

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Camp Gagetown 2.58 90° E
Camp Gagetown 3.18 126° SE
Burton 3.18 54° NE
Gagetown, Canadian Forces Base (CFB) 3.18 126° SE
Kimball 3.18 126° SE
Lower Lincoln 3.18 306° NW
Maugerville 3.18 54° NE
Oromocto West 3.18 234° SW
Peabody 3.18 54° NE
Upper Burton 3.18 54° NE
West Oromocto 3.18 234° SW
Wilmots 3.18 306° NW
Camp Road 3.87 270° W
Central Maugerville 3.93 341° NNW
Farnham Settlement 3.93 161° SSE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


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