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Welcome to West Saint Modeste ...

The coastal town of West Saint Modeste is located on the southeast coast of Labrador (on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence at the Strait of Belle Isle).

A typical abbreviation for West Saint Modeste: W. St. Modeste

We don't have a date for the establishment of West Saint Modeste.

Going back to its beginning, West Saint Modeste was originally named Petit Saint Modeste. For more information about the names of West Saint Modeste, see The Names of West Saint Modeste on our Genealogy Page.

The community of West Saint Modeste is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: West Saint Modeste 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).

Note: If you travel west from West Saint Modeste (for example, toward Bonne Esperance (QC)), you will leave Newfoundland Time and cross into the Atlantic Standard Time Zone (AST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

West Saint Modeste is within the boundaries of the (709) area code.

The Canadian Postal Code for West Saint Modeste: A0K<2>

Websites for West Saint Modeste ...

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to West Saint Modeste, the following might be of interest:

Labrador Coastal Drive: www.labradorcoastaldrive.com/

Communities near West Saint Modeste ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near West Saint Modeste.

  • L'Anse au Loup
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    • L'Anse au Loup lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
    • L'Anse au Loup has also been known as:
    • Anse au Loup
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  • Forteau
  • Red Bay
  • L'Anse au Clair
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    • L'Anse au Clair lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • English Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for English Point
      • English Point lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on English Point
    • L'Anse Amour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for L'Anse Amour
      • L'Anse Amour lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
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    • White House
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White House
      • White House lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
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    • Buckles Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckles Point
      • Buckles Point lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
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    • Job's Room
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Job's Room
      • Job's Room lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of West Saint Modeste
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    • Green Island Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Island Brook
      • Green Island Brook lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of West Saint Modeste
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Island Brook

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Saint Modeste ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Saint Modeste. 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 West Saint Modeste - 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 West Saint Modeste). 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 West Saint Modeste 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Saint Modeste) 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 West Saint Modeste. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Saint ModesteOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Saint Modeste. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.5933, Longitude: -56.7077    
<4>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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