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Located 5.43 km ENE of Bristol: Kent Parish, Carleton County: named for a place in Scotland or for Charles Gordon Glass, founder of the community in 1861: PO 1863-1970: in 1866 Gordonsville was a farming and lumbering settlement with about 50 families: in 1871 it had a population of 50: in 1898 Gordonsville had 1 post office, 1 church and a population of 200.

Latitude : 46° 29'

Longitude : 67° 31'

County : Carleton

Parish : Kent

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* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.