Salisbury Parish, New Brunswick

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Location within Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Location within Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 47°40′N 67°27′W / 47.67°N 67.45°W / 47.67; -67.45
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Westmorland County
Established 1787
 • Land 873.60 km2 (337.30 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 3,417
 • Density 3.9/km2 (10/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 0.2%
 • Dwellings 1,446
Time zone UTC-4 (AST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-3 (ADT)

Salisbury is a Canadian parish in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.[2]


Salisbury Parish was established in 1787: named for John Salisbury (Salusbury) who accompanied Governor Edward Cornwallis to Nova Scotia or for the cathedral city of Salisbury in Wiltshire County, England.


Salisbury Parish is defined in the Territorial Division Act[3] as being bounded:

North, west and south by the County lines; and east by Moncton Parish and the County of Albert.


Parish population total does not include incorporated municipalities (in bold):


Access routes[edit]

Highways and numbered routes that run through the parish, including external routes that start or finish at the parish limits:[6]

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Coordinates: 46°04′46″N 65°10′22″W / 46.079423°N 65.172658°W / 46.079423; -65.172658 (Salisbury Parish, New Brunswick)