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Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada - 1916


Fredericton, a city and port of entry of New Brunswick, capital of the province and of the co. of York, is finely situated on the W. side of the St. John River, 60 miles NNW. of St. John, and on the Canadian Pacific and the Canada Eastern Rs. Lat. 45° 55' N. The public buildings comprise the parliament buildings, government-house, city-hall, court-house, cathedral, etc. The St. John River, which is here J of a mile wide, is navigable to this point, 84 miles from the Bay of Fundy, for sea-going vessels of 120 tons. Small steamers ascend considerably farther. The town has important manufactories of iron castings, mill-machinery, leather, boots and shoes, wooden-ware, etc., and is the seat of the University of New Brunswick and of a military school ; it is the see of an Anglican bishop. The city was originally called St. Ann's. Pop. in 1901, 7117.

Lippincotts New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher

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Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada

Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada

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