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Located at the mouth of the Buctouche River, 3.16 km SE of Bouctouche: Wellington Parish, Kent County: first called Dixon's Point for the Dixon family who settled here about 1830: PO 1875-1892: in 1898 Dixon's Point was a community with a population of 60: renamed St-François-de-Kent in 1892: PO St-François-de-Kent 1892-1955: in 1898 St-François-de-Kent was a settlement with 1 post office and a population of 60: became part of Bouctouche.

Latitude : 46° 27'

Longitude : 64° 41'

County : Kent

Parish : Wellington

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Buctouche-Baie 2.25 35° NE
Buctouche-Sud 2.25 325° NW
Gailey 2.56 90° E
Saint-Thomas-de-Kent 2.56 90° E
Buctouche Bay 3.16 306° NW
Big Buctouche River 3.16 306° NW
Bouctouche 3.16 306° NW
Buctouche 3.16 306° NW
Saint-Jean-Baptiste 3.92 341° NNW
Ward Corner 3.92 161° SSE
Saint-Grégoire 3.92 199° SSW
Dohertys Mills 3.92 199° SSW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.