Richibucto is a Canadian town in Kent County, New Brunswick.
The town is situated on the Richibucto River where it discharges into the Northumberland Strait.
Richibucto had been the location of an annual Mi'kmaq summer coastal community prior to European settlement. The town takes its name from a Mi'kmaq term meaning "river of fire". It is believed the term was mispronounced, or misunderstood from the Mi'kmaq language.
The downtown area, situated on the mouth of the river, has commercial fishing wharves, several restaurants, and local stores. The economy is dominated by lobster and deep sea fishing.
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- St. Louis de Gonzague Roman Catholic Church was completed in 1965. Designed by Belanger and Roy of Moncton, it was inspired by the designs of the Spanish architect, Félix Candela.
- William Chandler (1804–1856), lawyer, judge
- James Hannay (1842–1910), lawyer
- John Livingston (1837–1894), journalist, editor
- Murray MacLaren (1861–1942), doctor, politician
- George McLeod (1836–1905),
- James D. Phinney (November 17, 1844 – ) lawyer, judge, politician
- Henry Powell (1855–1930), politician
- Louis Robichaud (1925–2005), former Premier of New Brunswick
- John P. Tenass (1849–1928), Indian chief
- Peter Veniot (1863–1926), former Premier of New Brunswick
- Charles Wesley Weldon (1830–1896), lawyer, politician
- ^ Richibucto Town Website
- ^ "Micmac Locations". Micmac Tribe. Access Genealogy. Retrieved 27 May 2014.
- ^ History of Richibucto
- ^ Statistics Canada: 1996, 2001, 2006 census
- ^ Statistics Canada: 2011 census
- ^ John Leroux, Building New Brunswick: An Architectural History, Goose Lane, 2008, p. 216-219
Coordinates: 46°41′N 64°52′W / 46.683°N 64.867°W
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:13:20 -0700
A mother in Richibucto says the mould in her New Brunswick Housing Corporation duplex is making her three children sick. Lise Robichaud says black spots are growing on the linoleum and drywall in her basement, where her bedrooms and bathroom are ...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:00 -0700
Continuing to serve on the Executive are: Allan Doyle of Global Windows and Doors, Richibucto, N.B. as 2nd Vice-President and Kevin Pelley, Kohltech International Ltd., Debert, NS who serves as Treasurer for the association. For further information ...
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:22:09 -0700
A Richibucto woman says the provincial government should have done more to keep motorists safe the day after post-tropical storm Arthur hit New Brunswick, including shutting down Route 108 between Plaster Rock and Renous. Ruby Wylie and her ...
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:56:15 -0700
When they failed to return the equipment, park staff contacted the Richibucto RCMP to report that three people may be missing. “They rented at 1:45 p.m. in the afternoon and it was realized at 9, when the operator of the private concession for ...
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08:21:26 -0700
A search for three missing people at Kouchibouguac National Park is now focused on finding the three boats they rented instead. RCMP believe it could be a case of stolen property, said Cpl. Chantal Soucy, who is with the Richibucto detachment of the ...
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:52:17 -0700
RCMP are trying to confirm the well-being of a man, woman and boy who rented boating equipment at Kouchibouguac National Park on Monday and never returned the equipment or advised the park of their whereabouts. Park officials contacted Richibucto ...
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:08:55 -0700
... and our actions in recent months to maintain the railway line in eastern New Brunswick demonstrate that commitment," said the president of the Association francophone des municipalités du Nouveau-Brunswick and Mayor of Richibucto, Mr. Roger Doiron.
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:33:45 -0700
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