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Welcome to The Groves ...

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


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

Communities Also Named The Groves ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named The Groves - they are located in Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for The Groves.

Communities near The Groves ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near The Groves.

  • Bay Bulls
  • Witless Bay
  • Cape Broyle
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Broyle
    • Cape Broyle lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of The Groves
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape Broyle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Broyle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Broyle<3>
  • Renews - Cappahayden
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fermeuse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fermeuse
      • Fermeuse lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southwest of The Groves
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fermeuse came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fermeuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fermeuse<3>
    • Aquaforte
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aquaforte
      • Aquaforte lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of The Groves
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aquaforte
    • Port Kirwan
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Kirwan
      • Port Kirwan lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of The Groves
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Kirwan came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Kirwan
    • Admiral's Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Admiral's Cove
      • Admiral's Cove lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of The Groves
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Admiral's Cove
    • Riverhead
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverhead
      • Riverhead lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of The Groves
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverhead came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverhead
    • Shores Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shores Cove
      • Shores Cove lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of The Groves
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shores Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shores Cove

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for The Groves ...

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

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

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 The Groves and then turned west". While The Groves could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added The Groves 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 The Groves 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- The Groves) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Groves. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0356, Longitude: -52.8942    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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