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Newfoundland and Labrador
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Newfoundland and Labrador (/ˌnjuːfənˈlænd ... ˈlæbrədɔːr/, French: Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador; Montagnais: Akamassiss; Newfoundland Irish: Talamh an Éisc agus Labradar) is the most easterly province of Canada. Situated in the country's Atlantic region, it comprises the island of Newfoundland and mainland Labrador to the northwest, with a combined area of 405,212 square kilometres (156,500 sq mi). In 2013, the province's population was estimated at 526,702. About 92% of the province's population lives on the island of Newfoundland (and its neighbouring smaller islands), of whom more than half live on the Avalon Peninsula.


British Admiralty
BA232a — Newfoundland - southern part
BA232b — Newfoundland - northern part
BA4404 — Gulf of Maine to Strait of Belle Isle, including Gulf of St. Lawrence
BA4405 — Labrador sea Strait of Belle Isle to Davis dtrait
BA4406 – Hudson Strait and bay


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  • Corner BrookCorner Brook/wiki/Corner_Brook Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |Needs data icon – needs data |
  • Fogo IslandFogo Island/wiki/Fogo_Island Island icon – island |Harbour icon – harbour |Anchorage icon – anchorage |
  • Fortune Fortune /wiki/Fortune Harbour icon – harbour |Needs data icon – needs data |
  • Harbour Grace Harbour Grace /wiki/Harbour_Grace Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Needs data icon – needs data |
  • Lewisporte Lewisporte /wiki/Lewisporte Harbour icon – harbour |Marina icon – marina |
  • St John's St John's /wiki/St_John%27s Port of entry icon – port of entry |Harbour icon – harbour |Needs data icon – needs data |
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