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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.

Latitude : 47° 48'

Longitude : 65° 11'

County : Gloucester

Parish : New Bandon

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Gloucester

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Village-Saint-Paul 3.11 127° SE
St. Joseph Settlement 3.71 180° S
Saint-Léolin 3.91 161° SSE
Pépêre 3.91 161° SSE
St-Joseph 3.91 161° SSE
Dugas 4.98 90° E
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


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