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Welcome to French Village ...

French Village is located on the east coast of Nova Scotia (at Saint Margaret's Bay).

A typical abbreviation for French Village: French Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

French Village is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: French Village 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).

French Village lies within the (902) area code.

Adding French Village 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 French Village: 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 French Village on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named French Village ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named French Village - they are located in Illinois, Missouri (2), New Brunswick (2), Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.

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

Communities near French Village ...

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

  • Halifax
  • Brookside
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookside
    • Brookside lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of French Village
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookside
  • Boutiliers Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boutiliers Point
    • Boutiliers Point lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of French Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boutiliers Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boutiliers Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boutiliers Point<3>
  • Hammonds Plains
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammonds Plains
    • Hammonds Plains lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of French Village
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammonds Plains came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammonds Plains
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ingramport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingramport
      • Ingramport lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of French Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ingramport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingramport
    • Tantallon
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tantallon
      • Tantallon lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of French Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tantallon came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tantallon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tantallon<3>
    • Pockwock
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pockwock
      • Pockwock lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of French Village
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pockwock
    • Yankeetown
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yankeetown
      • Yankeetown lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of French Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yankeetown came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yankeetown
    • Hubley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hubley
      • Hubley lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of French Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hubley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hubley
    • Timberlea
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timberlea
      • Timberlea lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southeast of French Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timberlea came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timberlea
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timberlea<3>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for French Village ...

Looking for more information about French Village? 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 French Village, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for French Village.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for French Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around French Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- French Village) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for French Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from French Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in French Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7000, Longitude: -63.8833    
<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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