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Welcome to Argosy ...

Although we found mention of Argosy during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Argosy was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Argosy to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Argosy, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Argosy might be (or was) located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

Note: If you travel west from Argosy (for example, toward New Sweden (ME)), you will soon leave Atlantic Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

We believe that Argosy would be found within the (506) area code.

Communities Also Named Argosy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Argosy - it's located in Arkansas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argosy.

Communities near Argosy ...

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

  • Caribou [Aroostook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caribou have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou
    • Caribou [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Argosy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,593 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caribou
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caribou<4>
  • Grand Falls
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Falls came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Falls
    • Grand Falls lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Argosy
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Falls<4>
  • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Fairfield
    • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Argosy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,285 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Fairfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Fairfield<4>
  • Limestone [Aroostook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Limestone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limestone
    • Limestone [Aroostook County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Argosy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,173 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Limestone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Limestone<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Van Buren [Aroostook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Buren
      • Van Buren [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Argosy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,999 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Van Buren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Van Buren<4>
    • Perth - Andover
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth - Andover came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perth - Andover
      • Perth - Andover lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Argosy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth - Andover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perth - Andover<4>
    • Saint Leonard Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard Parish
      • Saint Leonard Parish lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Argosy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard Parish
    • Saint Leonard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard
      • Saint Leonard lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Argosy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Leonard<4>
    • Pert Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pert Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pert Parish
      • Pert Parish lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Argosy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pert Parish
    • Grand Falls Parish
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Falls Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Falls Parish
      • Grand Falls Parish lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Argosy
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Falls Parish

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 Argosy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Argosy.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argosy ...

Looking for more information about Argosy? 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 Argosy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Argosy.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of New Brunswick: https://www.gnb.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Argosy and then turned east". While Argosy could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Argosy as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Argosy could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Argosy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argosy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9833, Longitude: -67.7167    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If we have 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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