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Located 5.03 km W of Verret: Saint-Hilaire Parish and Baker Brook Parish, Madawaska County: established in 1872: possibly named for Francis Rice, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Madawaska from 1850-1855: included the community of Colin: PO Colin 1909-1951 with Edward Colin as first postmaster: included the settlement of Ouellette.

Latitude : 47° 21'

Longitude : 68° 27'

County : Madawaska

Parish : Saint-Hilaire

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