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Name Schefferville
Other name(s) for this feature d19ad04cbe4e11d892e2080020a0f4c9
Status Official
Concise Term CITY-City
Generic Term Town
Location Schefferville; Caniapiscau
Province/Territory Quebec
Latitude - Longitude (DMS) 54° 48′ 2″ N, 66° 49′ 16″ W
Latitude - Longitude (decimal) 54.800519, -66.821102
NTS Map Number 023J15
Relevance at Scale 1:7 500 000
Decision Date 1968-12-05
Source Quebec-Commission de Toponymie
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