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Welcome to Harbour Main ...

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


The coastal town of Harbour Main is located on the east coast of Newfoundland (at Conception Bay).

Harbour Main is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The Canadian Postal Code for Harbour Main: A0A<3>

Communities near Harbour Main ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Harbour Main.

  • Mount Pearl
  • Conception Bay South
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conception Bay South
    • Conception Bay South lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Harbour Main
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conception Bay South came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conception Bay South
  • Paradise
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
    • Paradise lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Harbour Main
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise
  • Bay Roberts
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Roberts
    • Bay Roberts lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Harbour Main
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Roberts came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Roberts
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Roberts<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goulds
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goulds
      • Goulds lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Harbour Main
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goulds came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goulds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goulds<5>
    • Harbour Grace
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harbour Grace
      • Harbour Grace lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Harbour Main
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harbour Grace came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harbour Grace
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harbour Grace<5>
    • Spaniard's Bay
    • Wabana
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wabana
      • Wabana lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Harbour Main
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wabana came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabana
    • Holyrood
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holyrood
      • Holyrood lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Harbour Main
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holyrood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyrood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holyrood<5>
    • Upper Island Cove
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Island Cove
      • Upper Island Cove lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Harbour Main
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Island Cove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Island Cove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upper Island Cove<5>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harbour Main ...

Looking for more information about Harbour Main? 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 Harbour Main, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Harbour Main.

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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 Harbour Main and then turned east". While Harbour Main could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Harbour Main 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 Harbour Main 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 Harbour Main - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Harbour Main, 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 Harbour Main). 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 Harbour Main or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Harbour Main) 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 Harbour Main. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Harbour MainOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harbour Main. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4333, Longitude: -53.1333    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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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