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Located on the Kennebecasis River, 2.26 km SE of Springdale, on the road to Mechanic Settlement: Cardwell Parish, Kings County: PO South Branch Kennebeccasis 1853-c1885: in 1866 South Branch was a farming community with 32 families, including 12 Godard families: in 1871 it had a population of 200: PO South Branch c1885-1928: in 1898 South Branch had 1 post office and a population of about 180.

Latitude : 45° 45'

Longitude : 65° 18'

County : Kings

Parish : Cardwell

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Filomarco Settlement 1.85 180° S
Foster's Croft 1.85 180° S
Springdale 2.26 325° NW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.