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L'Archeveque, Nova Scotia

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The location of L'Archeveque

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to L'Archeveque.

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Around L'Archeveque ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Glace Bay. It is located about 48 miles [77 km] to the northeast of L'Archeveque. Glace Bay has a population of 19,100 people.<1>

The next largest community is Sydney Mines. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the north of L'Archeveque and has a population of 14,100 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2006
Canso   [Map]   911   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Mulgrave   [Map]   879   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
New Waterford   [Map]   ---   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
Port Hawkesbury   [Map]   3,517   W   37 miles [59.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Barra Head   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Enon   [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Framboise   [Map]     NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Grand River   [Map]     W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hay Cove   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Head of Loch Lomond   [Map]     N   6 miles [9.7 km]
L'Ardoise   [Map]     W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lake Uist   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Little Harbour   [Map]     SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Loch Lomond   [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
McNabs Cove   [Map]     NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Point Michaud   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Rockdale   [Map]     W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Saint Esprit   [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Soldiers Cove   [Map]     NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near L'Archeveque ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for L'Archeveque.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around L'Archeveque. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Nova Scotia

    Nova Scotia Tourism
    Parks for Nova Scotia

    Fishing in Nova Scotia
    Hunting in Nova Scotia

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near L'Archeveque ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to L'Archeveque.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Port Hawkesbury Airport  (YPS/CYPD)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Sydney Airport  (YQY/CYQY)   [Map]   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Margaree Airport (FAA ID: CCZ4)   [Map]   NNW   52 miles [83.7 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to L'Archeveque.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from L'Archeveque. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Sydney Airport  (YQY/CYQY)   [Map]   NNE   44 miles [70.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Port Hawkesbury Airport  (YPS/CYPD)   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Margaree Airport (FAA ID: CCZ4)   [Map]   NNW   52 miles [83.7 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Robert L. Stanfield Intl.   (YHZ/CYHZ)   [Map]
  Website for Halifax / Robert L. Stanfield International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Sydney Airport   (YQY/CYQY)   [Map]
  Website for J. A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Port Hawkesbury Airport   (YPS/CYPD)   [Map]
  Website for Port Hawkesbury Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for L'Archeveque were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- L'Archeveque) 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 L'Archeveque. 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 L'Archeveque

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in L'Archeveque. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6333, Longitude: -60.5792     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to L'Archeveque), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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