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Welcome to Avondale ...

Although we found mention of Avondale during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Avondale was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Avondale to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Avondale, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Avondale might be (or was) located is 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).

We believe that Avondale would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities Also Named Avondale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 61 communities that are also named Avondale - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (6), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (8), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (5), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Avondale ...

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

  • Charlottetown
  • Stratford
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stratford came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stratford
    • Stratford lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Avondale
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stratford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stratford<3>
  • Cornwall
  • Montague
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montague came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montague
    • Montague lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southeast of Avondale
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montague
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montague<3>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Miltonvale Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miltonvale Park came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miltonvale Park
      • Miltonvale Park lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Avondale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miltonvale Park
    • Georgetown
    • Warren Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren Grove came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren Grove
      • Warren Grove lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west of Avondale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren Grove
    • Brackley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brackley came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brackley
      • Brackley lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the west of Avondale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brackley
    • Murray River
    • Cardigan

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale ...

Looking for more information about Avondale? 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 Avondale, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Avondale.

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The official website for Province of Prince Edward Island: https://www.princeedwardisland.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 Avondale and then turned east". While Avondale could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Avondale 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 Avondale 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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avondale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2500, Longitude: -62.8333    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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