Barrington Passage, Nova Scotia
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|Time zone||AST (UTC-4)|
|• Summer (DST)||ADT (UTC-3)|
|Postal code(s)||B0W 1G0|
|Access Routes||Trunk 3|
While Barrington has grown substantially over the past decade, it has experienced tough economic times because of a shortage of lobster (the primary industry).
A causeway to Cape Sable Island was opened in 1949 to replace the ferry service, which had had to run through heavy currents. A bridge had been considered but was rejected.
Barrington's indoor hockey arena is home to a Nova Scotia Junior C Hockey team, the Sea Star Ice Dogs.
|Doctors Cove||Barrington Bay|
|Cape Sable Island|