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Welcome to Alexander Bay Station ...

So far, we have found very little information about Alexander Bay Station. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

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


Alexander Bay Station was located on the east coast of Newfoundland (at Bonavista Bay).

A typical abbreviation for Alexander Bay Station: Alexander Bay Sta. (in Canada, 'Stn.' is the more common abbreviation.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Alexander Bay Station is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Alexander Bay Station was located is in the Newfoundland Time Zone (NST/NDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: NST- Heure Normale de Terre-Neuve (HNT).

The location where Alexander Bay Station once stood is in the (709) area code.

Communities near Alexander Bay Station ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alexander Bay Station and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirDistance
Dover   [Map]   688   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Eastport   [Map]   499   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gambo   [Map]   2,072   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Glovertown South   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Glovertown   [Map]   2,062   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Happy Adventure   [Map]   227   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Alexander Bay Station.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alexander Bay Station. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alexander Bay Station:

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The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador: https://www.gov.nl.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Alexander Bay Station, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alexander Bay Station - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alexander Bay Station) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alexander Bay Station. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alexander Bay Station

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander Bay Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6797, Longitude: -54.1150     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Alexander Bay Station were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019