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Welcome to Gulch ...

So far, we have found very little information about Gulch. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

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




The coastal town of Gulch was located on the Avalon Peninsula of southeast Newfoundland (at Saint Mary's Bay).

While the community is gone, the present day location for Gulch is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Gulch 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).

Gulch would have been located in the (709) area code.

Communities near Gulch ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Admirals Beach   [Map]   185   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Biscay Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Branch   [Map]   309   W   18 miles [29 km]
Gaskiers - Point La Haye   [Map]   302   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Mall Bay   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mount Carmel - Mitchell's Brook   [Map]   438   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Gulch.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gulch. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gulch:

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



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 Gulch, 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 Gulch - 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 starting from Gulch. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gulch) 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 Gulch. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gulch

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gulch. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.9167, Longitude: -53.5833     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Gulch 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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This page was last modified: 21 Nov 2018
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