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Prince Edward Island: PlaceFinder Stanhope, Prince Edward Island

Stanhope, an incorporated area under the community of n.shore, is located in Queens County in the central portion of Prince Edward Island, NW. of Mount Stewart.. Its precise location is N 4625', W 6306'.

This page is a comprehensive index of all of the information on our website related to Stanhope. 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.

Stanhope Beach

Stanhope Beach
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Stanhope Beach

Stanhope Beach
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Stanhope Beach

Stanhope Beach
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Cape Stanhope

Cape Stanhope
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Community Photographs

Our community photographs collection includes selected photos of schools, churches, parks, and other public buildings, areas and events. .

Red Fox at Stanhope

Red Fox at Stanhope
Credit: Copyright 2002 Pierre McKenzie Quebec City
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Red Fox at Stanhope National Park

Red Fox at Stanhope National Park
Credit: Copyright 2002 Pierre McKenzie Quebec City
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Stanhope Lane

Stanhope Lane
Credit: 2012 Judy Profitt
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Ross Lane Beach- Stanhope PEI

Ross Lane Beach- Stanhope PEI
Credit: 2012 Judy Profitt
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Visitors Guide Listings

Our Visitors Guide is a complete vacation planning manual.

The Geography of Stanhope

Maps

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

Click on the map link: Show Map

Driving Distances and Times

To find driving distances and times from other locations, consult the distance chart for Stanhope.

Statistical Information

Stanhope falls inside the Statistics Canada census subdivision of Lot 34. They have detailed statistical information available for the Lot 34 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 Stanhope (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):

Stanhope (Sett., P.O.) was adopted in Place Names of PEI, 1925. Confirmed 12 December 1939 on 11L/6.Status changed to Post Office in 1960 Gazetteer.Post office closed 1968.Stanhope became part of the Community of North Shore in 1974.Status changed to Locality 23 October 1989 on 203-8. After William Stanhope (1719-79), Viscount Petersham, 2nd Earl of Harrington. - PN of PEI, 1925.

Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .

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