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Welcome to Walton ...

Walton is located on the west coast of Nova Scotia (on the Minas Basin, at the northeast end of the Bay of Fundy).

Walton is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Walton 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).

The telephone area code for Walton: (902)

Adding Walton 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 Walton: 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 Walton on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Walton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Walton - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (4), Utah, Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Walton ...

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

  • Wolfville
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolfville
    • Wolfville lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Walton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolfville came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolfville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolfville<4>
  • Windsor
  • Hantsport
  • Parrsboro
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cambridge
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambridge
      • Cambridge lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Walton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge
    • East Walton
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Walton
      • East Walton lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Walton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Walton came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Walton
    • Oxford Junction
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford Junction
      • Oxford Junction lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of Walton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford Junction came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford Junction
    • Bramber
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bramber
      • Bramber lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Walton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bramber came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bramber
    • Tennycape
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennycape
      • Tennycape lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northeast of Walton
      • Tennycape has also been known as:
      • Tennecape
      • Tennecape
      • Tenycape
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennycape
    • Cheverie
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheverie
      • Cheverie lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Walton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheverie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheverie

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walton ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Walton. 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 Walton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walton) 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 Walton. 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 Walton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2167, Longitude: -64.0167    
<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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