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Located on W side of the Nashwaak River, 1.29 km W of Nashwaak
, on the road to Taymouth
: Saint Marys Parish
, York County
: William Francis Ganong identified the Maliseet name for the Nashwaak River as Nahvijewauk: during the 17th Century the French call the river Nachouat
: PO 1854-1914: in 1866 Nashwaak Village was a farming community with 60 families: in 1871 it had a population of 150: in 1898 Nashwaak Village had 1 post office, 1 store, 1 hotel, 2 carriage factories and repair shops, 1 grist mill and a population of 200.
County location in province
County map showing parishes
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