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Located on E side of the St. John River, 7.55 km W of Clair, on the road to Pelletiers Mill: Saint-François Parish, Madawaska County: included Webster's Creek: PO 1857-1874 with Augustin Webster as first postmaster: in 1866 Webster's Creek was a farming community with about 22 resident families: in 1871 it had a population of 100: also included Winding Ledges which was named for the rapids in the St. John River: PO 1874-1900: in 1898 Winding Ledges was a flag station on the Témiscouata Railway (called Ledges) and a settlement with 1 post office, 2 stores, 1 grist mill, 1 cheese factory, 1 church and a population of 200: in 1866 St. Francis was a farming community with about 35 families: PO St-François-de-Madawaska from 1900: Saint-François-de-Madawaska was incorporated as a village in 1966.

Latitude : 47° 15'

Longitude : 68° 42'

County : Madawaska

Parish : Saint-François

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CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Bouchard Settlement 2.24 34° NE
Concession-des-Bouchard 2.24 34° NE
Concession-des-Vasseur 3.13 54° NE
Levasseur 3.13 54° NE
Rocky Brook 3.78 270° W
Viel Settlement 3.78 270° W
Concession-des-Viel 3.78 270° W
Crockett 3.78 90° E
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.