Lorne, New Brunswick

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Lorne
Unincorporated community
Lorne is located in New Brunswick
Lorne
Lorne
Location within New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 47°53′N 66°08′W / 47.88°N 66.13°W / 47.88; -66.13Coordinates: 47°53′N 66°08′W / 47.88°N 66.13°W / 47.88; -66.13
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Restigouche
Parish Durham
Settled 1879
Named for Marquis of Lorne
Electoral Districts
Federal

Madawaska—Restigouche
Provincial Dalhousie-Restigouche East
Government
 • Type Local service district
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Postal code(s) E8G
Area code(s) 506
Highways None

Lorne is an unincorporated community in Restigouche County, New Brunswick.[1]

History[edit]

Lorne is named for the Marquis of Lorne, John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll.

Lorne was settled in 1879. By 1898, Lorne was a farming settlement with 1 post office and a population of 75. The post office was established in 1893 and closed in 1967.[2]

Notable people[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ New Brunswick Provincial Archives - Lorne
  2. ^ "Lorne". Where is Home? New Brunswick Communities Past and Present. Provincial Archives of New Brunswick. Retrieved 18 August 2011. 
  • Lorne, N.B., 1879-1979; one hundred years of progress. Lorne, N.B: Lorne Human Development Project Inc. c. 1979.