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Port Lorne, Nova Scotia

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Welcome to Port Lorne ...

Port Lorne is located on the west coast of Nova Scotia (on the Bay of Funday).

A typical abbreviation for Port Lorne: Prt. Lorne

Port Lorne is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Port Lorne 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).

Port Lorne lies within the (902) area code.

Adding Port Lorne 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.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Port Lorne was on a map titled Map of Maritime Provinces of Canada (from Rand McNally, 1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Port Lorne on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Port Lorne ...

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

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

Communities near Port Lorne ...

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

  • Kingston - Greenwood
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston - Greenwood
    • Kingston - Greenwood lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the east of Port Lorne
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingston - Greenwood came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston - Greenwood
  • Middleton
  • Bridgetown
  • Annapolis Royal
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bear River 6B
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear River 6B
      • Bear River 6B lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Port Lorne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bear River 6B came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear River 6B
    • Clarence East
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence East
      • Clarence East lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Port Lorne
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence East
    • Mount Hanley
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hanley
      • Mount Hanley lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of Port Lorne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hanley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hanley
    • Clarence West
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence West
      • Clarence West lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Port Lorne
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence West
    • Brooklyn
    • Hampton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
      • Hampton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Port Lorne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Lorne ...

Looking for more information about Port Lorne? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Port Lorne, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Port Lorne.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Port Lorne. 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 Port Lorne - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Port Lorne) 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 Port Lorne. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port LorneOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Lorne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9500, Longitude: -65.2667    
<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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