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Located in the St. John River, 3.19 km SE of Queenstown: Hampstead Parish, Queens County: William Francis Ganong identified the Maliseet name for Long Island as Kchee-men-eek', or "big island": In the 17th Century the French called the Island La Grande Isle.

Latitude : 45° 40'

Longitude : 66° 5'

County : Queens

Parish : Hampstead

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Carpenter 1.3 90° E
Goldings Corner 2.26 145° SE
Wickham 2.26 145° SE
Otnabog 3.19 306° NW
Queenstown 3.19 306° NW
Lower Musquash Island 3.71 0° N
Colwell's Creek 3.93 19° NNE
Bald Hill 4.31 115° ESE
London Settlement 4.31 115° ESE
Central Hampstead 4.52 215° SW
Little River 4.52 215° SW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.


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