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The capital and largest city of Prince Edward Island, Canada, on the southern coast of the island. It was founded by the French c. 1720.


(Placename) a port in SE Canada, capital of the province of Prince Edward Island. Pop: 34 562 (2011)


(ˈʃɑr lətˌtaʊn)

the capital of Prince Edward Island, in SE Canada. 15,776.
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Noun1.Charlottetown - the provincial capital and largest city of Prince Edward IslandCharlottetown - the provincial capital and largest city of Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island - an island in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence; the smallest province of Canada
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Next Saturday morning my vessel, The Fair Lady, with her captain on board, sails at dawn from Charlottetown harbour, bound for Buenos Ayres.
Then 'tis but a fifteen mile ride to Charlottetown, where a good minister, who is a friend of mine, will be ready to marry us.
And when the red sunlight of a fair October dawn was shining over the gray sea The Fair Lady sailed out of Charlottetown harbour.
But when the boat steamed out of Charlottetown harbor things took a turn for the better.
I never can get further from home now than Charlottetown.
When we got into the train at Charlottetown and the red roads began to flash past I asked Mrs.
SUMMARY: In 1992, a constitutional amendment agreement known as the Charlottetown Accord was being negotiated between the federal government, the provinces and Aboriginal groups in Canada.
Charlottetown has found a way to hold an indoor New Year's celebration, after cancelling its annual outdoor plans.
Hamad Abdul Raziq Al Awadhi, Acting Charge d'affaires at the UAE Embassy in Canada, today handed a cheque for US$20,000 to Autism Canada in Charlottetown, the capital city of Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Jong on behalf of Tom Campbell, Past President of the Rotary Club of Charlottetown, an Honorary Membership Certificate that was signed personally by RI President Ian Risely when he paid a visit earlier this summer to Charlottetown and where he met PDG Tom Wilkinson, the key man leading his club's 15 year track record of supporting 10 Rotary projects in the DPRK.
IN VOLUME 24 ISSUE 7 there is a picture of a naval boarding party from HMCS Charlottetown.
A life-long Presbyterian, Davida MacEachern was born in 1934 in Charlottetown, P.

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