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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Montrose, Prince Edward Island

Montrose, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, N. of Alberton. Its precise location is N 4652', W 6404'.

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The Geography of Montrose


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History of the Name

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

Montrose (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 3 December 1946 on 21I/16.Statusw changed to Locality in 1960 Gazetteer.Status confirmed when Montrose became part of the Community of Greenmount-Montrose in 1977 Named by D. McIntyre after Montrose, Scotland from the resemblance of the scenery.- PN of PEI, 1925.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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