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Encyclopedia > Peterview, Newfoundland and Labrador
Peterview's welcome sign on the only road into the community.
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Peterview's welcome sign on the only road into the community.

Peterview is a town located in the Exploits Valley area of central Newfoundland and Labrador, where Peters River empties into the Bay of Exploits, just south of Botwood, off Route 350. The Exploits River is a river that flows through central Newfoundland, Canada. ... Motto: Quaerite Prime Regnum Dei (Latin: Seek ye first the kingdom of God) Official languages None Capital St. ... Botwood is a town in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. ...


Originally named Peters Arm, the community was incorporated as the Town of Peterview in 1962. According to the 2001 Statistics Canada census, Peterview has a population of 811 with 274 private dwellings. 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Statistics Canada is the Canadian federal government bureau commissioned with producing statistics to help better understand Canada, its population, resources, economy, society, and culture. ...


Peterview has connections to Demasduwit (Mary March), a figure in Newfoundland history and one of the last Beothuk Indians, as John Peyton, one of her captors, built the first house in the area. Portrait of Demasduwit (Mary March), Library and Archives Canada Demasduwit (c. ... Beothuk The Beothuks were the native inhabitants of the island of Newfoundland at the time of European contact in the 15th and 16th centuries. ...

Northwest: Division No. 6, Subd. C North: Botwood, Northern Arm Northeast: Division No. 6, Subd. D
West: Division No. 6, Subd. C Peterview East: Division No. 6, Subd. D
Southwest: Bishop's Falls, Grand Falls-Windsor South: Division No. 6, Subd. D Southeast: Norris Arm

Division No. ... Botwood is a town in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Division No. ... Bishops Falls is a town in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. ... Grand Falls-Windsor is a small city in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. ... Division No. ... Norris Arm is a town in north-central Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. ...

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Communities of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Contents: Top - 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z See also List of other Canadian Cities, Towns & Villages by Province...

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Coordinates: 49°07′00″N, 55°21′00″W Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...


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Newfoundland and Labrador - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2807 words)
Newfoundland and Labrador (French: Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador, Irish: Talamh an Éisc agus Labradóir, Latin: Terra Nova) is a province of Canada, the tenth to join the Confederation.
Newfoundland received a colonial assembly in 1832, which was and still is referred to as the House of Assembly, after a fight led by reformers William Carson, Patrick Morris and John Kent.
The Protestants of Newfoundland outnumbered the Catholics at a ratio of 2:1.
Peterview, Newfoundland and Labrador - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (240 words)
Peterview is a town located in the Exploits Valley area of central Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, where Peters River empties into the Bay of Exploits, just south of Botwood, off Route 350.
According to the 2001 Statistics Canada census, Peterview has a population of 811 with 274 private dwellings.
Peterview has connections to Demasduwit (Mary March), a figure in Newfoundland history and one of the last Beothuk Indians, as John Peyton, one of her captors, built the first house in the area.
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