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Welcome to Bamberton ...



The origin (or the toponymy) of Bamberton: Named after H.K.G. Bamber, the managing director of British Portland Cement Manufacturing.

Time Zone: Bamberton lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Area codes for Bamberton: (250) & (778)<1>

Communities near Bamberton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bamberton.

  • Victoria
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
  • Langford
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
  • Oak Bay
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Bay <2>
  • Colwood
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
  • Sidney
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidney came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sidney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sidney <2>
  • North Saanich
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Saanich came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Saanich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Saanich <2>
  • Sooke
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
  • View Royal
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for View Royal came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for View Royal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for View Royal <2>
  • Duncan
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncan came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncan <2>
  • Metchosin
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bamberton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bamberton.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bamberton. See our Newspapers Page for Bamberton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bamberton ...

Looking for more information about Bamberton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bamberton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bamberton.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bamberton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>If we found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.









 

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