Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia

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Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia
Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia is located in Nova Scotia
Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia
Location of Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia
Coordinates: 43°32′29″N 65°44′00″W / 43.541389°N 65.733333°W / 43.541389; -65.733333[1]
Country  Canada
Province  Nova Scotia
County Shelburne
Municipal district Barrington
 • Type Municipal Council
 • Warden Eddie Nickerson
Time zone AST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-3)
Area code(s) 902
Access Routes Trunk 3

Woods Harbour is a community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in the Barrington municipal district of Shelburne County. People from the Woods Harbour area are locally known as "Cockawitters" (or with local slang applying; "Cockawittas"). [2][3] Cockerwit Passage is a body of water that leads to the mouth of Woods Harbour from the west.[4]

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Coordinates: 43°32′29″N 65°44′00″W / 43.54139°N 65.73333°W / 43.54139; -65.73333 (Central Woods Harbour, Nova Scotia)