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Ship Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador

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Welcome to Ship Cove ...

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

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

Ship Cove was located northwest of Trinity Bay, on the east coast of Newfoundland.

A typical abbreviation for Ship Cove: Ship Cv.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Ship Cove is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Ship Cove 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).

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

Communities near Ship Cove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ship Cove and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Bonavista   [Map]   3,764   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Catalina   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Duntara   [Map]   72   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Keels   [Map]   73   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
King's Cove   [Map]   121   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Little Catalina   [Map]   458   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ship Cove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ship Cove - they are located in and Newfoundland and Labrador (7).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ship Cove.

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 Ship Cove. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Ship Cove no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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 Ship Cove, 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 Ship Cove - 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Ship Cove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ship Cove) 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 Ship Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ship Cove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ship Cove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.4000, Longitude: -53.3500     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Ship Cove 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ship Cove.