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Windmill Bight Provincial Park Proclamation, 1997
(Filed June 17, 1997.)
Under the authority of section 4 of the Provincial Parks Act
, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council proclaims the area described in the Schedule to be a provincial park.
Dated at St. Johns, June 4, 1997.
All that piece or parcel of land situate and being at Windmill Bight, in the Electoral District of Bonavista North, abutted and bounded as follows, that is to say:
Beginning at a point in the southerly shoreline of the Atlantic Ocean at low water, that point being the point of intersection of the northerly limit of the reservation, 10 metres wide, extending along the easterly bank of the mouth of Windmill Bight Brook with the southerly shoreline of the Atlantic Ocean at low water;
Then following the sinuosities of the easterly bank of Windmill Brook in a general southeasterly direction for a distance of approximately 500 metres, more or less, to a point on the easterly bank of Windmill Brook;
Then running by Crown land south 37° 00 east 108 metres;
Then south 46° 30 west 1,000 metres, more or less;
Then running by land of David Troke south 10° 31 20" west 45.72 metres, more or less;
Then running by land reserved for summer cottage lots and by land in possession of Carl Norris south 24 42" east 592.324 metres;
Then running by the land in possession of Carl Norris south 87° 54 west 88.392 metres, more or less;
Then running along the easterly limit of the Main Highway, 40 metres wide, south 2° 38 27" east 182.493 metres;
Then running by Crown lands north 87° 49 33" east 2,150.854 metres;
Then north 38° 00 20" east 521.057 metres;
Then north 63° 06 44" east 505.22 metres, more or less;
Then running along the shoreline of the Atlantic Ocean at low water in a general northwesterly direction for a distance of approximately 3,320 metres, more or less, to the point of beginning and containing an area of 315 hectares, more or less.
All bearings being magnetic.
©Earl G. Tucker, Queen's Printer
(Includes Reprint of July 18, 1997, p.861.)