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 46°13', W 63°08'.
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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 .