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Located on the Northumberland Strait, 2.57 km E of Bayfield: Botsford Parish, Westmorland County: PO 1848-1860 and from 1890: in 1866 Cape Tormentine was a farming and fishing settlement with about 50 families, including 15 Allen and 7 Trenholm families: in 1898 Cape Tormentine was a seaport, terminus of the New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island Railway and a settlement with 1 post office, 1 hotel, 2 lobster factories, 1 church and a population of 250.

Latitude : 46° 8'

Longitude : 63° 47'

County : Westmorland

Parish : Botsford

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Other communities within the vicinity of    

CommunityDistance (Kilometers)Bearing
Cape Jourmaine 1.28 90° E
Bayfield 2.57 270° W
Lane 4.28 244° WSW
Lane's Quarry 4.28 244° WSW
* Distances and bearings were calculated by using the latitude and longitude of the community.