Targettville

New Brunswick

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Administrative Entity

New Brunswick

Time Zone

America/Halifax

Coordinates Latitude: 46.54245 Longitude: -65.031321

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Targettville is a community in the Local Service District of Weldford Parish, located on the Richibucto River, 7.55 km NE of Fords Mills, on the road to Browns Yard. Today the community has a popular outdoor skating rink and recreation center with an outdoor playground. The facility holds community events such as music nights and family re-unions as well as having a very active program for young children during the summer.

History

This community had a Post Office 1928-1956 and was site of the Targettville Quarry, an operation to extract stone works along the river and move them to Richibucto to construct the break water for that harbour.

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