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Five Islands, Nova Scotia
Welcome to Five Islands ...
Five Islands is located on the west coast of Nova Scotia (on the Minas Basin, at the northeast end of the Bay of Fundy).
Five Islands is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Five Islands 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).
Five Islands is located in the (902) area code.
Adding Five Islands 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 Five Islands: 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 Five Islands on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Five Islands ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Five Islands - they are located in Maine and Nova Scotia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Five Islands.
Communities near Five Islands ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Five Islands.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Five Islands ...
Looking for more information about Five Islands? 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 Five Islands, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Five Islands.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Five Islands. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: https://novascotia.ca
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021