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Welcome to Louisbourg ...

Louisbourg is near sea level<1>.

Time Zone: Louisbourg 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).

Louisbourg lies within the (902) area code.

Adding Louisbourg 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 Louisbourg: 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 Louisbourg on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Louisbourg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Louisbourg - it's located in Nova Scotia.

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

Communities near Louisbourg ...

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

  • Glace Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glace Bay
    • Glace Bay lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the north of Louisbourg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glace Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glace Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glace Bay<4>
  • Catalone
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catalone
    • Catalone lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north of Louisbourg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catalone came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catalone
  • Bateston
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bateston
    • Bateston lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Louisbourg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bateston came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bateston
  • Catalone Gut
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catalone Gut
    • Catalone Gut lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of Louisbourg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catalone Gut came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catalone Gut
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Little Lorraine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Lorraine
      • Little Lorraine lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Lorraine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Lorraine
    • Albert Bridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albert Bridge
      • Albert Bridge lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albert Bridge came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albert Bridge
    • Baleine
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baleine
      • Baleine lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baleine came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baleine
    • Mira
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mira
      • Mira lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mira came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mira
    • Main a Dieu
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Main a Dieu
      • Main a Dieu lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Main a Dieu came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Main a Dieu
    • Mira Gut
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mira Gut
      • Mira Gut lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Louisbourg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mira Gut came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mira Gut

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Louisbourg ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Louisbourg. 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 Louisbourg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Louisbourg) 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 Louisbourg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Louisbourg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Louisbourg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9218, Longitude: -59.9731    
<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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