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Located 5.45 km WNW of Cross Creek, on the road to Napadogan: Stanley Parish, York County: named for James Williams who settled here about 1861: PO 1889-1913: in 1866 Williamsburg was a farming settlement with approximately 9 resident families: in 1898 Williamsburg had 1 post office, 1 store, 1 sawmill, 2 churches and a population of 300.

Latitude : 46° 20'

Longitude : 66° 47'

County : York

Parish : Stanley

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Upper Williamsburg 3.16 306° NW
Giants Glen 3.71 180° S
The Glen 3.71 180° S
Centreville 4.27 64° ENE
Currieburg 4.51 215° SW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.