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Located on the Napan River, 3.13 km SE of Loggieville, on the road to Black River Bridge: Glenelg Parish, Northumberland County: PO Napan 1871-1873: in 1866 "Napan" was a farming settlement with approximately 45 families, including 6 Dixon families: in 1871 it had a population of 150: PO Lower Napan 1882-1960: in 1898 Lower Napan had 1 post office, 1 sawmill, 1 church and a population of 400.

Latitude : 47° 3'

Longitude : 65° 21'

County : Northumberland

Parish : Glenelg

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Mandersons Beach 2.24 34° NE
Savoy Beach 3.13 54° NE
Napan 3.13 234° SW
Black Brook 3.13 306° NW
Loggieville 3.13 306° NW
Snyders Beach 3.92 19° NNE
Napan Bay 4.22 64° ENE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.