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Consolidated Newfoundland Regulation 1996
Under the authority of section 3 of the Municipalities Act and the Subordinate Legislation Revision and Consolidation Act, the Lieutenant‑Governor in Council makes the following Order.
1. Short title
1. This Order may be cited as the Town of Colliers Order.
2. The boundaries of the Town of
Beginning at a point on the highwater mark on the northernmost tip of Colliers Point;
Then south 15° 00' west a distance of 3,800 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being a height of land overlooking Big Brook;
Then south 42° 30' west a distance of 2,825 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being the centre line of a road locally known as Cemetery Road;
Then south 63° 15' west a distance of 1,550 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being a height of land some 150 metres, more or less, west of a road locally known as Old Road;
Then due west a distance of 350 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being on the eastern bank of the Colliers River;
Then in a southwesterly direction along
the eastern bank of the river to a point, that point being the intersection of
the bank with the centre line of Healey's
Then south 68° 15' west a distance of 3,250 metres, more or less, to a point, that point being the centre line of the Canadian National Railway right‑of‑way at which point it passes under the Trans Canada Highway near the west end of Gushue's Pond Provincial Park;
Then in a generally northeasterly direction along the centre line of the right‑of‑way 7,250 metres, more or less, to a point having MTM co‑ordinates north 5 258 275 metres and east 284 075 metres;
Then north 79° east a distance of 610 metres, more or less, to a point in the southwest angle of Turk's Gut Long Pond;
Then north 71° east a distance of 2,740 metres, more or less, to a point in the southern limit of the access road to English Cove at its intersection with the Conception Bay Highway at MTM co‑ordinates north 5 259 285 metres and east 287 260 metres;
Then due east a distance of 1,140 metres, more or less, to a point on the highwater mark of the western shoreline of Colliers Bay;
Then in a generally southwesterly
direction along the shoreline to a point at the mouth of
Then in a generally northeasterly direction along the eastern shoreline of Colliers Bay via Dock Cove, Burkes Cove and James Cove to the point of beginning.
All bearings refer to grid north and as with distances given are subject to approximation as delineated on the 1:2500 and 1:5000 Newfoundland and Labrador Forest Resources and Lands Mapping, 1982 editions, and the 1:50,000 National Topographic Mapping, 1985 edition.
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