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Located on Caraquet Bay, 5.32 km ENE of Pokeshaw
: New Bandon Parish
, Gloucester County
: settled about 1810: PO Grand Ance
1851-c1885: PO Grande-Anse
from c1885: in 1871 it had a population of 700: in 1898 Grande-Anse was a station on the Caraquet and Gulf Shore Railway and a fishing and farming community with 4 stores, 1 hotel, 1 starch factory, salmon fisheries, 1 fish freezer, 1 lobster factory, 1 church and a population of 800: Grande-Anse was incorporated as a village in 1968.
County location in province
County map showing parishes
New Brunswick cadastral maps show the basic features of the province along with the boundaries, lot number, and grantee’s name for land granted by the province. These maps are cumulative, showing all grants regardless of date.
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