Springfield, an unincorporated area, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, SE. of Kensington.. Its precise location is N 46°23', W 63°31'.
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|Anglican church |
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|Visitors Guide Listings|
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|The Geography of Springfield|
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Springfield falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 67. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 67 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 Springfield (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Springfield (Sett.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 2 August 1944 on 11L/5.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. Named by Thomas and Ben. Haslam, who settled here in 1818, because of the numerous springs on the hillsides.-PN of PEI, 1925.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .