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Welcome to Burin Bay Arm ...

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

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


Burin Bay Arm is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (on the Placentia Bay side of Burin Peninsula).

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Burin Bay Arm might be (or 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), NDT- Heure Avancée de Terre-Neuve (HAT).

We believe that Burin Bay Arm would be found within the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Burin Bay Arm: A0E<2>

Communities near Burin Bay Arm ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Burin Bay Arm.

  • Marystown
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marystown
    • Marystown lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Burin Bay Arm
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marystown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marystown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marystown<5>
  • Saint Lawrence
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Lawrence
    • Saint Lawrence lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Burin Bay Arm
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Lawrence came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Lawrence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Lawrence<5>
  • Lawn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawn
    • Lawn lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Burin Bay Arm
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawn came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawn
  • Garnish
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    • Fox Cove - Mortier
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fox Cove - Mortier
      • Fox Cove - Mortier lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Burin Bay Arm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fox Cove - Mortier came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fox Cove - Mortier
    • Winterland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterland
      • Winterland lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Burin Bay Arm
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterland
    • Port au Bras
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port au Bras
      • Port au Bras lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Burin Bay Arm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port au Bras came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port au Bras
    • Red Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Harbour
      • Red Harbour lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Burin Bay Arm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Harbour came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Harbour
    • Bull Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bull Cove
      • Bull Cove lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Burin Bay Arm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bull Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bull Cove
    • Creston North
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creston North
      • Creston North lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Burin Bay Arm
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creston North came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston North

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burin Bay Arm ...

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

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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 north past Burin Bay Arm and then turned west". While Burin Bay Arm could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Burin Bay Arm 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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird 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 Burin Bay Arm 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 Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. In the case of Burin Bay Arm, we provide only the FSA and not the LDU. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Burin Bay Arm). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Burin Bay Arm or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<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- Burin Bay Arm) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Burin Bay Arm. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Burin Bay ArmOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burin Bay Arm. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0833, Longitude: -55.2000    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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