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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Westmoreland River, Prince Edward Island

Westmoreland River, a river, is located in Prince; Queens County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, Flows SE. into Victoria Harbour. Its precise location is N 4613', W 6329'.

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Dalvay by the Sea

Dalvay by the Sea
Credit: 2002 Mary Payne, Annapolis, Mayland, USA
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Dalvay by the Sea

Dalvay by the Sea
Credit: 2002 Mary Payne, Annapolis, Mayland, USA
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A Farmhouse at Cape Tryon

A Farmhouse at Cape Tryon
Credit: (c) 2003 Nancy Starno
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Tignish Point Harbour

Tignish Point Harbour
Credit: 2004 Paulette Holmes - Mansfield, TX, USA
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The Geography of Westmoreland River

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History of the Name

The official history of the geographic name Westmoreland River (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Brocklesby River was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925.Changed to Westmorland River (NOT Westmoreland River) 12 Dec. 1939 on 11L/3. Confirmed 6 May 1947 on C. 4405.Name changed to Westmoreland River 22 Nov. 1966 on 11L/6.Headwaters altered (at 46 14 - 63 29) from the east branch to the west branch 26 Jan. 1972 on 11L/3.Source now on 11L/5. (Former headwaters adopted as East Branch Westmoreland River 21 Jan. 1976 on 11L/6.) Place Names of PEI, 1925 (in Brocklesby River entry) and Geo. Names of PEI, 1973, give related, but somewhat different, origins of this name.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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