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Located on Washademoak Lake, 6.35 km SE of Youngs Cove Road: Johnston Parish, Queens County: named for David Cole who was a Loyalist settler in the area: PO 1858-1982: in 1866 Coles Island was a farming settlement with about 54 families, including 9 Starkey families: in 1871 the community and surrounding district had a population of 200: in 1898 Coles Island had 1 post office, 2 stores, 1 hotel, 1 sawmill, 1 church and a population of 100.

Latitude : 45° 55'

Longitude : 65° 47'

County : Queens

Parish : Johnston

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Canaan Rapids 3.18 54° NE
Chambres Corner 3.18 234° SW
Starkey's 3.18 234° SW
Secord's Corner 3.93 161° SSE
Long Creek 3.93 161° SSE
Jenkins 4.29 244° WSW
Washademoak 4.29 244° WSW
Codys 4.52 215° SW
Phillipstown 4.52 35° NE
Victory 4.52 35° NE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.