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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Hillsborough River, Prince Edward Island

Hillsborough River, a river, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, Flows SW. into Charlottetown Harbour. Its precise location is N 4613', W 6308'.

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The Geography of Hillsborough River


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History of the Name

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

Formerly approved as East (Hillsborough) River 24 Nov. 1966 on 11L/7. Changed to Hillsborough River 7 Jan. 1971 on 11L/SW.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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