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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Bay Fortune, Prince Edward Island

Bay Fortune, an unincorporated area, is located in Kings County in the eastern portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Souris. Its precise location is N 4620', W 6222'.

This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to Bay Fortune. You can also search for information on other communities.

Aerial Photographs

Aerial photography courtesy of AirScapes. All aerial photographs are available for sale, as prints or slides; please contact AirScapes for details. You can also see a complete list of aerial photographs of the Island.

The Inn at Bay Fortune

The Inn at Bay Fortune
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The Inn at Bay Fortune

The Inn at Bay Fortune
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Visitors Guide Listings

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The Geography of Bay Fortune


You can use our interactive maps to display maps of Bay Fortune and area.

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Statistical Information

Bay Fortune falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 43. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 43 census subdivision for the following categories: Education,Ethnicity,Family,Income,Labour Force,Population, and Shelter.

Information courtesy Statistics Canada.

History of the Name

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

Bay Fortune (Sett.) was adopted 7 January 1947 on 11L/8.Status changed to Locality in 1960 Gazetteer.Confirmed as Fortune Bay (NOT Bay Fortune)(Loc.) 30 November 1966 on 11L/8.Changed to Bay Fortune (NOT Fortune Bay)(Loc.) 14 January 1972.Confirmed 23 October 1989 on 203-8.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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