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Welcome to Barrys Corner ...

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


A typical abbreviation for Barrys Corner: Barrys Cor. (or less commonly used: Barrys Crn.)

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Barrys Corner might be (or was) located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

We believe that Barrys Corner would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities near Barrys Corner ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Barrys Corner.

  • Bridgewater
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgewater
    • Bridgewater lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Barrys Corner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgewater came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgewater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgewater<4>
  • Lunenburg
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lunenburg
    • Lunenburg lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Barrys Corner
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lunenburg came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lunenburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lunenburg<4>
  • Chester
  • Mahone Bay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gold River 21
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gold River 21
      • Gold River 21 lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Barrys Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gold River 21 came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gold River 21
    • Upper LaHave
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper LaHave
      • Upper LaHave lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Barrys Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper LaHave came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper LaHave
    • Lower Branch
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Branch
      • Lower Branch lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Barrys Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Branch came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Branch
    • Middle New Cornwall
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middle New Cornwall
      • Middle New Cornwall lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of Barrys Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middle New Cornwall came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middle New Cornwall
    • Oakland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakland
      • Oakland lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Barrys Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
    • West Northfield
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Northfield
      • West Northfield lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west of Barrys Corner
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Northfield

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barrys Corner ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Nova Scotia

About Nova Scotia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: https://novascotia.ca

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 south past Barrys Corner and then turned west". While Barrys Corner could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Barrys Corner 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 Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's 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 Barrys Corner 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>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- Barrys Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barrys Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4289, Longitude: -64.4758    
<3>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.
<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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