Tignish Shore, a village, is located in Prince County in the western portion of Prince Edward Island, E. of Tignish. Its precise location is N 46°57', W 64°00'.
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|Municipal Government Information|
The Municipality was incorporated in 1975 and has a population of 73.
|Address:||RR#1, Tignish, PE, C0B 2B0|
|Meetings:||First Tuesday of month. This information is subject to change. Please contact the municipality to confirm the meeting time and location.|
|Office Hours:||No fixed hours.|
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|The Geography of Tignish Shore|
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Tignish Shore falls inside the Statistics Canada
census subdivision of Lot 1. They have detailed statistical information available
for the Lot 1 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 Tignish Shore (which can be somewhat technical, we admit):
Tignish Shore (Sett.) was adopted 4 September 1958 on 21NE.Status changed to Hamlet in 1960 Gazetteer.Incorporated as a Community in 1975.
Information courtesy Geomatics Canada .