Community Histories

Youghhall: Settlement on Nepisiguit Bay, 3 mi. N of Bathurst: Bathurst Parish, Gloucester County: named for Youghal, County Cork, Ireland by settlers about 1830: in 1866 Youghall was a fishing and farming community with approximately 15 resident families: in 1871 it had a population of 100: PO 1887-1955: in 1898 Youghall had 1 post office and a population of 150: now within city of Bathurst.