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Located opposite the town of Nackawic
, 2.26 km NE of Pokiok
and 3.18 km SW of Nackawic: Dumfries Parish
, York County
: named for Howard "Hawk" Shaw, who operated a tannery here in the late 1800's: PO 1894-1970: in 1898 Hawkshaw was a farming and lumbering settlement with 1 post office, 1 store, 2 hotels, 1 tannery, 1 church and a population of 150.
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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