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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Atkinson during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..


When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Atkinson, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Atkinson - within 40 miles [64.4 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 57 communities listed:

  • Amherst
  • Baie Verte
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baie Verte
    • Baie Verte lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baie Verte came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baie Verte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baie Verte<3>
  • Balmoral Mills
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Balmoral Mills
    • Balmoral Mills lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the east of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Balmoral Mills came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Balmoral Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Balmoral Mills<3>
  • Bass River
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bass River
    • Bass River lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the south of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bass River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bass River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bass River<3>
  • Bayfield
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayfield
    • Bayfield lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayfield came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayfield<3>
  • Bible Hill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bible Hill
    • Bible Hill lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bible Hill came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bible Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bible Hill<3>
  • Brookfield
  • Cape John
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape John
    • Cape John lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<2> to the east of Atkinson
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cape John came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape John
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape John<3>
  • Continue List ...
    • Debert
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Debert
      • Debert lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Debert came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Debert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Debert<3>
    • Five Islands
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Five Islands
      • Five Islands lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Five Islands came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Five Islands
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Five Islands<3>
    • Great Village
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Village
      • Great Village lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Great Village came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Great Village
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Great Village<3>
    • Joggins
    • Kennetcook
    • Lake Killarney
    • Londonderry
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Londonderry
      • Londonderry lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Londonderry came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Londonderry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Londonderry<3>
    • Lorneville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lorneville
      • Lorneville lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lorneville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lorneville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lorneville<3>
    • Lower Economy
    • Lower Selma
    • Maitland
    • Malagash
    • Malden
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Malden
      • Malden lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malden came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malden<3>
    • Marshville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshville
      • Marshville lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> to the east of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marshville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshville<3>
    • Masstown
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Masstown
      • Masstown lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Masstown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Masstown<3>
    • Mill Village
    • Minudie
    • Murray Corner
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray Corner
      • Murray Corner lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murray Corner came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray Corner
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray Corner<3>
    • Nappan
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nappan
      • Nappan lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nappan came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nappan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nappan<3>
    • Noel
    • North Shore
    • Northport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northport
      • Northport lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northport<3>
    • Onslow
    • Oxford
    • Parrsboro
    • Port Elgin
    • Port Howe
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Howe
      • Port Howe lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Howe came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Howe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Howe<3>
    • Port Philip
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Philip
      • Port Philip lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the north of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Philip came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Philip
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Philip<3>
    • Pugwash
    • River Hebert
    • River John
    • Riversdale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riversdale
      • Riversdale lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riversdale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riversdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riversdale<3>
    • Sackville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sackville
      • Sackville lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sackville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sackville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sackville<3>
    • Scots Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scots Bay
      • Scots Bay lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scots Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scots Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scots Bay<3>
    • Seafoam
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seafoam
      • Seafoam lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the east of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seafoam came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seafoam
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seafoam<3>
    • Shinimicas Bridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinimicas Bridge
      • Shinimicas Bridge lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the northwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinimicas Bridge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shinimicas Bridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shinimicas Bridge<3>
    • South Maitland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Maitland
      • South Maitland lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Maitland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Maitland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Maitland<3>
    • Southampton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southampton
      • Southampton lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the west of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southampton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southampton<3>
    • Springhill
    • Stewiacke
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewiacke
      • Stewiacke lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewiacke came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewiacke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewiacke<3>
    • Tatamagouche
    • Tidnish
    • Truro
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Truro
      • Truro lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Truro came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Truro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Truro<3>
    • Upper Economy
    • Urbania
    • Wallace
    • Walton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walton
      • Walton lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Atkinson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walton<3>
    • Wentworth
    • West Bay

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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 Atkinson and then turned east". While Atkinson could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Atkinson 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 Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller 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 Atkinson 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.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Nova Scotia community named Atkinson.
<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- Atkinson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6472, Longitude: -63.7217    
<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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