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Subject: [CQ-Contest] Atlantic QSO Party Reposting
From: mjirvine@nbnet.nb.ca (mjirvine)
Date: Tue Apr 29 00:53:23 1997
Hi All

I have had several requests to repost the rules for the Atlantic QSO
Party because the original was not readable, (my fault I sent it in MS Word)
so here it is in DOS ASCII

           "THE FIRST ANNUAL ATLANTIC QSO             PARTY"
The Loyalist City Amateur Radio Club Inc. would like to 
announce the first annual Atlantic QSO Party.
24 hours starting Sept 21, 1997 00:00 UTC - Sept 22, 1997 00:00 UTC 

FREQUENCIES: (Phone only) All HF bands 160-10 meters 
CATEGORIES:  Single Operator Low Power (under 100 watts ), Single Operator
High Power (over 100 watts ).  

EXCHANGE:  Atlantic Province stations send signal report and county.
           Other stations send signal report and Canadian
U.S. state or DXCC country.

SCORING:  Atlantic Province stations work everyone.  Stations outside
          Atlantic Province only work Atlantic Province  stations. Score 1
point for every station worked per band.

MULTIPLIERS:  Atlantic Province  stations earn 1 multiplier point for each
Atlantic Province county , Canadian province/territory, U.S.
state or DXCC country worked. Stations outside Atlantic Province
earn 1 multiplier point for each Atlantic Province  county.

TOTAL SCORE:  Total QSO points X multiplier points.

AWARDS:    Certificates to top 3 in each Atlantic Province, Certificates to


 top scorer in each Canadian Province, U.S. state, and DXCC Country.

Send your logs to: ATLANTIC QSO PARTY c/o The Loyalist City ARC 
                   P.O. Box  6552 Stn B Saint John, New Brunswick
                   Canada E2L 4R9
  Logs to be postmarked no later than 30 days after contest.

The following is a list of counties etc. for Atlantic Canada

New Brunswick:    Nova Scotia:             P.E.I.                 NFLD/Lab:
Albert (ALB)         Annapolis (ANN)    Kings (KNP)    Bonavista-Trinity
Carleton (CTN)     Antigonish (ANT)   Prince (PRI)      Concepion (BTC)
Charlotte (CHT)    Cape Breton (CBN)  Queens (QUP) Burin-St.Georges

Gloucester (GLO)  Colechester (COL)                   Gander-Grand Falls (GGF)
Kent (KNT)            Cumberland (CLD)                  Humber-St.Barbe
Kings (KNB)          Digby (DIG)                              Baie Verte
Madawaska (MAD)       Guysborough (GUY)           Labrador         (LAB)
Northumberland (NOR)  Halifax (HAL)                  St. John's East    (SJE)
Queens (QUB)          Hants (HAN)                          St. John's West
Restigouche (RES)     Inverness (INV)
St. John (STJ)             Kings (KNS)
Sunbury  (SUN)         Lunenburg (LUN)
Victoria (VIB)              Pictou (PIC)
Westmorland (WES)     Queens (QUS)
York (YOR)                  Richmond (RIC)
                                      Shelburne (SHL)
                                     Victoria (VIS)
                                     Yarmouth (YAR)
    15                                           18                      3
Total Multipliers  43

Since Newfoundland does not have counties we have decided to use the 7
Electoral Districts

Jim & Trish Irvine
Saint John, N.B.

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