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Welcome to Brookland ...

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


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Brookland 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 Brookland would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities Also Named Brookland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Brookland - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia (2), Maryland, North Dakota, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Brookland ...

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

  • New Glasgow
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Glasgow
    • New Glasgow lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the east of Brookland
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Glasgow came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Glasgow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Glasgow<4>
  • Stellarton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stellarton
    • Stellarton lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the east of Brookland
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stellarton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stellarton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stellarton<4>
  • Westville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westville
    • Westville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east of Brookland
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westville<4>
  • Pictou
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pictou
    • Pictou lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Brookland
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pictou came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pictou
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pictou<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trenton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Brookland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • Central West River
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central West River
      • Central West River lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Brookland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central West River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central West River
    • Watervale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watervale
      • Watervale lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Brookland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watervale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watervale
    • Rogers Hill
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogers Hill
      • Rogers Hill lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Brookland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers Hill
    • Greenhill
    • Millbrook

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookland ...

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

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 Brookland and then turned east". While Brookland could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Brookland 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 Brookland 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brookland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5500, Longitude: -62.9303    
<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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