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Deepwater Creek, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Deepwater Creek ...

Although we found mention of Deepwater Creek during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Deepwater Creek 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 Deepwater Creek to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Deepwater Creek, please Contact Us.

Deepwater Creek is located on the Atlantic coast of Labrador.

A typical abbreviation for Deepwater Creek: Deepwater Crk. (or less commonly used: Deepwater Ck. or Deepwater Cr.)

Deepwater Creek is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Deepwater Creek 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 Deepwater Creek would be found within the (709) area code.

Communities near Deepwater Creek ...

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

  • Mary's Harbour
  • Aaron Cove - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aaron Cove
    • Aaron Cove was located 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Deepwater Creek
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Aaron Cove. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
    • Aaron Cove has also been known as:
    • Aaron's Cove
  • Murray Harbour
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray Harbour
    • Murray Harbour lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Deepwater Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray Harbour
  • Seal Bight
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seal Bight
    • Seal Bight lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Deepwater Creek
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spear Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spear Harbour
      • Spear Harbour lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Deepwater Creek
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    • Battle Harbour
    • Caribou Run
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou Run
      • Caribou Run lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Deepwater Creek
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    • Indian Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Cove
      • Indian Cove lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Deepwater Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Cove
    • Shoal Tickle
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoal Tickle
      • Shoal Tickle lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Deepwater Creek
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    • Loran - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loran
      • Loran was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Deepwater Creek

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deepwater Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Newfoundland and Labrador

About Newfoundland and Labrador

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Newfoundland and Labrador:

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 Deepwater Creek and then turned east". While Deepwater Creek could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Deepwater Creek 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 Deepwater Creek 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Deepwater Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Deepwater Creek) 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 Deepwater Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Deepwater CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deepwater Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 52.3712, Longitude: -55.6612    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<6>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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