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To begin your search, go to the alphabetical index below and click on the first letter of the word you are searching for.

New Brunswick, N.B., NB

Do not hyphenate New Brunswick.

  • The children will be fascinated by the historic village at Kings Landing, New Brunswick.

Note: N.B. is the abbreviation for New Brunswick, and NB (without periods) is the Canada Post symbol for that province.

  • Alex always stopped at his aunt’s house in Plumweseep, N.B., on the way to P.E.I.
  • The letter was sent to 8 Bridge St., Sackville, NB  E4L 3N5.