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Welcome to Grand Bank ...

The coastal town of Grand Bank is located on the south coast of Newfoundland (on the Cabot Strait, on the Burin Peninsula at Fortune Bay).

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Grand Bank, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated in 1943.

Grand Bank is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Grand Bank lies 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).

Grand Bank lies within the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for Grand Bank: A0E<2>

Communities near Grand Bank ...

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

  • Fortune
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fortune
    • Fortune lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Grand Bank
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fortune came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fortune
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fortune<5>
  • Lawn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawn
    • Lawn lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Grand Bank
    • 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
  • Lamaline
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamaline
    • Lamaline lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Grand Bank
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lamaline came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamaline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamaline<5>
  • Point May
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point May
    • Point May lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Grand Bank
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point May came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point May
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lords Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lords Cove
      • Lords Cove lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Grand Bank
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lords Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lords Cove
    • Point au Gaul
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point au Gaul
      • Point au Gaul lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Grand Bank
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point au Gaul came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point au Gaul
    • Grand Beach
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Beach
      • Grand Beach lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Grand Bank
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Beach came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Beach
    • Mercers Cove - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercers Cove
      • Mercers Cove was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Grand Bank
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mercers Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Roundabout
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roundabout
      • Roundabout lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Grand Bank
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roundabout came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roundabout
    • Allans Island - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allans Island
      • Allans Island was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Grand Bank

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Bank ...

Looking for more information about Grand Bank? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Grand Bank, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Grand Bank.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Grand Bank. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grand Bank - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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)'. 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 Grand Bank). 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 Grand Bank 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Grand Bank) 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 Grand Bank. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grand BankOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Bank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1000, Longitude: -55.7833    
<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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