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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Palmer Road, Prince Edward Island

Palmer Road, an unincorporated area, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, SW. of Tignish.. Its precise location is N 4655', W 6409'.

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The Geography of Palmer Road


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Statistical Information

Palmer Road falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 2. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 2 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 Palmer Road (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Named from Palmer Bros., landlords of Charlottetown one of them was a member of Parliament, and afterwards a judge.(Postmaster of DeBlois, 1905) Palmer Road (Sett.) was adopted 3 December 1946 on 21I/16.Status changed on 23 October 1989 on 203-8 to Locality.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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