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Newfoundland Regulation 1998
(Filed September 29, 1998)
Under the authority of section 3 of the Municipalities Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following Order.
1. Short title
1. This Order may be cited as the Town of
2. The boundaries of the Town of
3. The Town of Port au Choix Order, Consolidated Newfoundland Regulation 374/96, is repealed.
Beginning at a point, that point being the most westerly point of Point Riche at the highwater mark in the Gulf of St. Lawrence;
following the sinuosities of the shoreline in a generally northerly and
easterly direction passing Black Point to
Then north 71° 30’, east 800 metres, more or less, to Laignet Point;
Then following the sinuosities of the shoreline in a generally northerly, easterly and southerly direction passing Catoche Point, Barbace Cove, Barbace Point to a point on the northern shoreline of Black Arm, that point having UTM co-ordinates north 5,518,950 metres, east 476,075 metres;
Then south 64° 00’ east, 1,025 metres, more or less, to a point on the southern shoreline of Back Arm, that point having UTM co-ordinates north 5,518,500 metres, east 477,000 metres;
Then following the sinuosities of the shoreline in a generally northerly and easterly direction a distance of 5.8 kilometres, more or less, to a point at the mouth of an unnamed river flowing into St. John Bay and having UTM co-ordinates north 5,519,750 metres, east 481,500 metres;
Then south 5° 00’ west a distance of 550 metres, more or less, to where the river crosses Highway 73;
Then south 16° 00’ west a distance of 5,000 metres, more or less, to a point;
Then south 69° 30’ west a distance of 1,900 metres, more or less, to the northeastern extremity of an unnamed pond;
Then along the sinuosities of the southern bank of the pond in a generally westerly direction to the most westerly extremity of the pond;
running along the eastern bank of a river which flows out of the unnamed pond
and into the
Then following the sinuosities of the shoreline in a generally northerly direction to the most easterly point on the southern shoreline of Gargamelle Cove having UTM co-ordinates north 5,516,200 metres, east 474,450 metres;
Then in an easterly direction to Point Riche, the point of beginning.
All bearings refer to grid north and as with co-ordinates and distances given are subject to approximation as delineated on the 1:50,000 National Topographic Mapping, Edition 3, Zone 21.
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