Waterford Parish, New Brunswick

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Waterford
Parish
Location within Kings County, New Brunswick.
Location within Kings County, New Brunswick.
Coordinates: 45°50′N 64°35′W / 45.84°N 64.59°W / 45.84; -64.59
Country  Canada
Province  New Brunswick
County Kings County
Established 1786
Area[1]
 • Land 221.12 km2 (85.37 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 458
 • Density 2.1/km2 (5/sq mi)
 • Pop 2006-2011 Decrease 9.3%
 • Dwellings 235
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)

Waterford is a Canadian parish in Kings Parish, New Brunswick.[2] Poley Mountain is located here.

History[edit]

Waterford Parish created from Sussex Parish in 1874: named for County Waterford, Ireland[citation needed].

Delineation[edit]

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

South by a line commencing at the southeast angle of Sussex Parish and running a direct course to the northeastern angle of lot fifty-five, granted to William Thompson aforesaid; thence south eighty-eight degrees east to the County of Albert; east by the County line; north by Cardwell Parish, and west by Sussex Parish.

Governance[edit]

The entire parish forms the local service district of the parish of Waterford, established in 1968 to assess for fire protection. Recreational and sports facilities were added in 2012. First aid and ambulance services (1972–2012) were formerly included.

Communities[edit]

Parish population total does not include[citation needed] incorporated municipalities (in bold):

Bodies of water and islands[edit]

This is a list of rivers, lakes, streams, creeks, marshes and Islands that are at least partially in this parish[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

Access Routes[edit]

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

Notable people[edit]

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Coordinates: 45°41′20″N 65°22′21″W / 45.688854°N 65.372515°W / 45.688854; -65.372515 (Waterford Parish, New Brunswick)