Tompkins, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Tompkins is a village located north of Channel-Port aux Basques.

Village Small clustered human settlement smaller than a town

A village is a clustered human settlement or community, larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town, with a population ranging from a few hundred to a few thousand. Though villages are often located in rural areas, the term urban village is also applied to certain urban neighborhoods. Villages are normally permanent, with fixed dwellings; however, transient villages can occur. Further, the dwellings of a village are fairly close to one another, not scattered broadly over the landscape, as a dispersed settlement.

Spelled Thompkins on some maps, its population was 134 in 1940 and in 1956.

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Coordinates: 47°49′01″N59°12′00″W / 47.817°N 59.200°W / 47.817; -59.200

Geographic coordinate system Coordinate system

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