Alberton ist eine kanadische Stadt in Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Es befindet sich im westlichen Teil der Grafschaft in der Gemeinde. IRON Haven Gyms, Alberton (Prince Edward Island). Gefällt Mal. 10 ARGYLE STREET ALBERTON GALLANT STREET SUMMERSIDE. Alberton ist ein kanadischer Ort im westlichen Teil des Prince County in der Provinz Prince Edward Island gelegen. Alberton ist ein Dienstleistungszentrum für.
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Located at Bury Head in Northport, it was established in June and was first populated by local Acadians who had escaped expulsion three decades before British settlements.
Scottish and Devonshire settlers were brought in by Lewis to settle his township. A local shipbuilding industry and lumber trade at Northport brought prosperity to the area throughout the s, although this went into decline as more forested areas were lost to agriculture, on account of the excellent soils in the area.
Alberton started to take shape in the s and underwent several name changes, "Cross Roads, "The Cross,"Stump Town".
The nearby shipbuilding, lumber and shipping industries had resulted in developing a sustainable community which was a major trade centre in western Prince County.
In , it was named in honour of Albert Edward , the Prince of Wales , who later became King Edward VII and who had visited Prince Edward Island in The community was named Alberton on 27 June In , the Prince Edward Island Railway was constructed, making the port at Northport, adjacent to Alberton, its western terminus.
It connected Alberton with communities to the east such as O'Leary , Summerside , Charlottetown , Georgetown and Souris.
The western terminus was subsequently extended further from Alberton to Tignish in a sharp diversion just east of the Alberton passenger station, where a wye was constructed and a small railway yard, leading to the spur to Northport.
Alberton went into its own terminus during this period, with various mills, manufacturing businesses, stores and services.
The community became a village in , and became home to a court house and justice centre for western Prince County that year.
Alberton became the centre of the worldwide silver fox industry when Charles Dalton and Robert Oulton began farming the fur-bearing animals on an island in the harbour at Northport in , bringing tremendous prosperity to area residents and business owners.
Despite a fire that devastated part of the town the following year, Alberton quickly reflected its growing economic importance of the village. The railway constructed a new passenger station designed by architect Charles Benjamin Chappell  for Alberton in the early s entirely out of stone, one of only two such stations on the island the other being in Kensington.
The fox farming industry brought increased growth in the population and tax base for the community, which resulted in an upgrade from village status, becoming an incorporated town in May Silver fox farming remained profitable through the s.
Many distinctive houses in the community are a reminder of the fortunes that were made during this period.
The Western Hospital was constructed in and was the first hospital built west of Summerside. The public library opened in , followed by the federal government building in and the Jacques Cartier Arena and a community museum in The Maplewood Manor nursing home opened in Alberton is roughly equidistant between Tignish and O'Leary , and is situated along the north shore of the island, fronting the open Gulf of St.
It has a land area of approximately 5 square kilometres 1. Alberton experiences a humid continental climate Köppen Dfb similar to that of coastal Hokkaido , being somewhat less extreme due to the island condition and being surrounded by the Gulf of St Lawrence.
Although the odors associated with fishing and shipping, according to one report air quality agrees the criteria of regulatory projects of the same.
The majority of the Alberton work force is employed in the service sector, serving a surrounding population of residents in western Prince County.
The fishing industry in the adjacent community of Northport is a significant economic activity, with landings by fishing boats totalling 3 million kilograms of species such as American lobster , mussels , snow crab , soft-shell clams , cod , herring , American plaice , mackerel , sea scallop , yellowtail , eel , winter flounder , smelt , rock crab, tomcod , silversides , porbeagle , and blue shark.
Source: , DFO. The agriculture industry in areas surrounding Alberton is dominated by farmers growing potatoes that are used for table stock, French fries, potato chips or cooking, although a significant number of seed growers are in the area as well.
In Holland College West Prince Campus opened the doors in a beautiful new facility located in the centre of Alberton. The town has private day care and publicly funded kindergarten facilities, as well as Alberton Elementary School gr.
Students are also transported by bus to the more centrally located M. Callaghan School gr. Alberton is located on Route 12 , which is part of the North Cape Coastal Drive.
The town is several kilometers northeast of Route 2 , the main provincial east—west secondary highway. The road is considered part of two larger communities, Tignish and Miminegash.
Greenmount Road , labelled Route , is a 2-lane collector highway in western Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
It is between the communities of Tignish and Alberton. The road is considered part of two larger communities, Tignish and Alberton.
The Western School Board was a Canadian school district in Prince Edward Island, from the s to Westisle Composite High School is a Canadian secondary school in, Rosebank, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Robert Joseph "Bobby" Morrissey is a Canadian politician. He represents the electoral district of Egmont in the House of Commons of Canada.
He is a member of the Liberal Party. Prince Edward Island's geography is mostly pastoral with red soil, white sand, and scattered communities. Known as the "Garden of the Gulf", the island is located in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence north of Nova Scotia and east of New Brunswick, with which it forms the Northumberland Strait.
Cascumpec Bay is within Prince Edward Island in Canada and is adjacent to the Gulf of Saint Lawrence. Public Schools Branch PSB , formerly the English Language School Board or ELSB , is a Canadian school district in Prince Edward Island.
The Kensington Railway Station is a National Historic Site of Canada, located in the town of Kensington, Prince Edward Island. The train station was the third built at the site, and one of two "boulder stations" built by Charles Benjamin Chappell in , so named for the fieldstone composing its exterior walls.
Town in Prince Edward Island, Canada. C0B 1B0. Tignish is a Canadian town located in Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Louis is a municipality that holds community status in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Statistics Canada.
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Retrieved 18 September Archived from the original on 16 December Retrieved 11 February Subdivisions of Prince Edward Island. Counties Parishes Townships Municipalities Population centres.
Charlottetown Summerside. Alberton Borden-Carleton Cornwall Kensington North Rustico O'Leary Souris Stratford Three Rivers Tignish. Abram-Village Afton Alexandra Annandale-Little Pond-Howe Bay Bedeque and Area Belfast Bonshaw Brackley Breadalbane Central Kings Central Prince Clyde River Crapaud Darlington Eastern Kings Greenmount-Montrose Hampshire Hazelbrook Hunter River Kingston Kinkora Linkletter Lot 11 and Area Malpeque Bay Meadowbank Miltonvale Park Miminegash Miscouche Morell Mount Stewart Murray Harbour Murray River New Haven-Riverdale North Shore North Wiltshire Northport Sherbrooke Souris West St.
Felix St. Louis St. Nicholas St. Peters Bay Tignish Shore Tyne Valley Union Road Victoria Warren Grove Wellington West River York. Resort Municipality.
Bedeque Belmont Cavendish Central Bedeque Foxley River Freeland Hebron Knutsford Long River Mont-Carmel. Category:Prince Edward Island Portal:Canada WikiProject:Prince Edward Island.
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Alberton in Prince Edward Island. Prince Edward Island. Sie fängt Tonnen amerikanischen Hummer , Muscheln , Snow crabs , Weichschalentiere , Kabeljau , Hering , amerikanische Scholle , Makrelen , Jakobsmuscheln , Gelbschwanz , Aal , Winterflunder , Stint , Microgadus tomcod , Silberrücken , Heringshai , und Blauhai.
Quelle: , Department of Fisheries and Oceans DFO. Die Landwirtschaft in der Umgebung Albertons wird durch Kartoffelbauern bestimmt. Die Kartoffeln werden vor allem für Pommes frites und Kartoffelchips benutzt.
Die Stadt besitzt Kindergärten und eine Grundschule Schüler in 6 Jahrgängen. Die Schüler werden mit dem Bus in die nahe gelegenen M.
Callaghan School Schüler, Jahrgänge und Westisle Composite High School Schüler, Jahrgänge gebracht. Es gibt auch zwei Berufsschulen. Alberton liegt an der Route 12, die Teil des Lady Slipper Drive ist.
Einige Kilometer südwestlich der Stadt verläuft die Route 2, die Hauptwestostachse. Der Hafen in Northport wird von der Kleinhafenabteilung des kanadischen Fisch- und Meeresbehörde verwaltet.
Die Stadt ist in der Nähe von drei Provinzparks gelegen: Mill River Provincial Park , Bloomfield Provincial Park und Jacques Cartier Provincial Park.
Der Confederation Trail für Wandern, Laufen und Rad fahren im Sommer und Skilanglauf im Winter führt durch den Ort.
Das Gelände bietet eine Vielzahl an Angelteichen. Das Alberon Court House beheimatet seit das Alberton Museum, welches verschiedene Sammlungen zur Umgebung beinhaltet.
Im Stadtpark befindet sich ein Monument für die Pioniere der Silberfuchszüchtung, Robert Oulton and Charles Dalton.
Die Prince County Fair findet jeden August statt. Sie beinhaltet Vieh-Schauen, Speisen, Rennen und ein Jahrmarkt. Im Februar findet der Alberton Winter Carnival statt.
Weitere Veranstaltungen sind Alberton Day Festival, Canada Day und Trail Day.