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Located 6.75 km ENE of Hampton and 3.93 km SSW of Bloomfield: Norton Parish, Kings County: named in 1857 by European and North American Railway staff: PO Patticake 1858-1859: PO Passekeag 1861-1869 and 1877-1965: in 1866 Passekeag was a farming community with approximately 40 resident families: in 1871 it was a station on the European and North American Railway and had a population of 150: in 1898 Passekeag was a flag station on the Intercolonial Railway and a settlement with 1 post office, 1 church and a population of 70.

Latitude : 45° 33'

Longitude : 65° 46'

County : Kings

Parish : Norton

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Central Norton 3.19 306° NW
Norton Shore 3.19 306° NW
Bloomfield 3.93 19° NNE
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.