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Welcome to Big Bras d'Or ...

Time Zone: Big Bras d'Or lies 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).

Big Bras d'Or lies within the (902) area code.

Adding Big Bras d'Or to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

That's the case with Big Bras d'Or: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of the Maritime Provinces of Canada (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Big Bras d'Or on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Big Bras d'Or ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Big Bras d'Or - it's located in Nova Scotia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Bras d'Or.

Communities near Big Bras d'Or ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Big Bras d'Or.

  • Sydney Mines
  • New Waterford
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Waterford
    • New Waterford lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Big Bras d'Or
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Waterford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Waterford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Waterford<2>
  • Boularderie Island
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boularderie Island
    • Boularderie Island lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Big Bras d'Or
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boularderie Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boularderie Island
  • Groves Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groves Point
    • Groves Point lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Bras d'Or
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groves Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groves Point
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Englishtown
    • Long Island
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Island
      • Long Island lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Big Bras d'Or
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Island came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Island
    • Southside Boularderie
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southside Boularderie
      • Southside Boularderie lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Big Bras d'Or
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southside Boularderie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southside Boularderie
    • Bras d'Or
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bras d'Or
      • Bras d'Or lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Big Bras d'Or
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bras d'Or came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bras d'Or
    • Georges River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georges River
      • Georges River lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Bras d'Or
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georges River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georges River
    • Scotch Lake
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotch Lake
      • Scotch Lake lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Big Bras d'Or
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotch Lake came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotch Lake

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Bras d'Or ...

Looking for more information about Big Bras d'Or? 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 Big Bras d'Or, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Big Bras d'Or.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Nova Scotia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Big Bras d'Or. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Big Bras d'Or) 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 Big Bras d'Or. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Big Bras d'Or

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Bras d'Or. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2764, Longitude: -60.4233    
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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