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Introduction ...

Although we found mention of Gavelton during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Over time, we expect to discover additional information that will be added to our Gazetteer..


When we're planning a trip and want to make reservations or still at home and looking for a place to eat, we usually start by visiting the TripAdvisor website. Once on their website we search for what's available, then check the recommendations and experiences of other people.

Although there are many ways of searching the TripAdvisor website, we prefer to start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page. On the Tourism page you'll find a quick overview of the community, with links to restaurants, lodging, flights, rentals and nearby attractions.

While we are unaware of a TripAdvisor Tourism page that is specific to Gavelton, there are nearby communities that are likely to provide the information that you're looking for. If you want to learn more about those communities, the following map should be of help.

List of Neighboring TripAdvisor Tourism Pages ...

Below is a list of those communities which have a TripAdvisor Tourism page and are relatively close to Gavelton - within 40 miles [64.4 km]<2>.

Our list sorts the communities in alphabetical order. There are 39 communities listed:

  • Argyle
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argyle
    • Argyle lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argyle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argyle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Argyle<4>
  • Barrington
  • Bear Point
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Point
    • Bear Point lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear Point came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bear Point<4>
  • Belliveaus Cove
  • Belliveau
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belliveau
    • Belliveau lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the north of Gavelton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belliveau came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belliveau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belliveau<4>
  • Carleton
  • Church Point
  • Clyde River
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde River
    • Clyde River lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clyde River came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clyde River
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde River<4>
  • Continue List ...
    • Comeauville
    • Deerfield
    • East Ferry
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ferry
      • East Ferry lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the north of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ferry came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ferry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ferry<4>
    • East Kemptville
    • Freeport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<2> to the northwest of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<4>
    • Gilberts Cove
    • Grosses Coques
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grosses Coques
      • Grosses Coques lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the north of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grosses Coques came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grosses Coques
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grosses Coques<4>
    • Hebron
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hebron
      • Hebron lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hebron came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hebron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hebron<4>
    • Ingomar
    • Kemptville
    • Little Brook
    • Lower West Pubnico
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower West Pubnico
      • Lower West Pubnico lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower West Pubnico came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower West Pubnico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower West Pubnico<4>
    • Lower Woods Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Woods Harbour
      • Lower Woods Harbour lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Woods Harbour came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Woods Harbour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Woods Harbour<4>
    • Mavillette
    • Meteghan
    • New Edinburgh
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Edinburgh
      • New Edinburgh lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<2> to the north of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Edinburgh came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Edinburgh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Edinburgh<4>
    • Port Maitland
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Maitland
      • Port Maitland lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Maitland came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Maitland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Maitland<4>
    • Pubnico
    • Saint Alphonse
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Alphonse
      • Saint Alphonse lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Alphonse came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Alphonse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Alphonse<4>
    • Saulnierville
    • Shag Harbour
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shag Harbour
      • Shag Harbour lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shag Harbour came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shag Harbour
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shag Harbour<4>
    • Shelburne
    • Thomasville
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
      • Thomasville lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomasville<4>
    • Tiverton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiverton
      • Tiverton lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the north of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiverton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tiverton<4>
    • Tusket
    • Villagedale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villagedale
      • Villagedale lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Villagedale came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villagedale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villagedale<4>
    • Wedgeport
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wedgeport
      • Wedgeport lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the south of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wedgeport came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wedgeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedgeport<4>
    • Westport
    • Weymouth North
    • Weymouth
    • Yarmouth
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yarmouth
      • Yarmouth lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Gavelton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yarmouth came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yarmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yarmouth<4>

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages 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 Gavelton and then turned west". While Gavelton could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Gavelton 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 Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird 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 Gavelton 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.

Since confusion between is common, we searched and weren't able to find another Nova Scotia community named Gavelton.
<2>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- Gavelton) 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 Gavelton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GaveltonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gavelton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8975, Longitude: -65.9500    
<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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