Brighton NL

Brighton NL

Brighton, Newfoundland and Labrador, is a bright and airy community of pleasant winding roads and rocky beaches. The community is spread over three islands (Triton Island, Brighton Tickle Island, and Cobbler Island) which are joined by causeways. Some lucky folks in Brighton have a view of a bay no matter which window they look out of.

History Tidbit: According to Decks Awash magazine, Brighton was listed as Dark Tickle in a 1869 census and had a population of 25.

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Type of Governance: Town
Brighton Community Council Office Tel: 709 263-7391

Population: 188 (StatCan 2011)

Location: Route 380
Lat/Long (DMS) 49° 32′ 24″ N, 55° 38′ 36″ W (Decimal) 49.5400695, -55.6432555

Distance from Trans Canada Highway: 52kms, approx. 30 mins driving

Facilities/Churches

Municipal Building
Ball field
Volunteer Fire Department
Small Canada Post Outlet

Attractions:

  • Cobbler’s Island Trail (Entrance is next to the municipal building)
  • Possible eagle sightings

Cell Service: Unknown
Brighton Phone Numbers are found under Triton in the phone book

Most Commonly Found Family Names: Fudge, Verge

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TOWN PROFILES

GREEN BAY NORTH
Springdale
King’s Point

Rattling Brook
Jackson’s Cove-Langdon’s Cove-Silverdale (& Nickey’s Nose Cove)
Harry’s Harbour
St. Patrick’s
Coffee Cove
Little Bay
Beachside
Little Bay Islands
Sheppardville

GREEN BAY SOUTH
South Brook
Roberts Arm
Pilley’s Island
Lushes Bight-Beaumont-Beaumont North (Long Island)
Port Anson
Miles Cove
Triton
Brighton