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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 ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alexander Bay Station. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Alexander Bay Station no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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 that starts in Alexander Bay Station. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for our own planning, 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 that we are using 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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