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Located on Miramichi Bay, 10.55 km SSW of Tabusintac
, on the road to Lower Neguac
: Alnwick Parish
, Northumberland County
: PO Niguac
1857-1878: PO Neguac
1878-1897: in 1898 Neguac had 1 post office, 2 stores, 1 hotel, 2 shingle and sawmills, 1 church and a population of 400: included Lower Neguac: PO Lower Neguac
from 1901: in 1866 Lower Neguac was a farming, fishing and lumbering community with about 32 families, including 9 Savoy families: in 1871 it had a population of 150: in 1904 Lower Neguac had 1 post office, 2 stores, 1 hotel, 1 sawmill, 1 shingle mill, 1 church and a population of 150: also included Upper Neguac: PO 1897-1901: in 1866 Upper Neguac was a settlement with 36 families, including 10 Robicheau and 7 Savoy families: in 1871 it had a population of 200: in 1898 Upper Neguac had 1 post office, 2 stores, 1 hotel, 1 sawmill, 1 shingle mill, 1 church and a population of 150: Neguac was incorporated as a village in 1967.
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