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Welcome to Breton ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Breton, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1951.
The village of Breton is 2,720 feet [829 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Breton is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Breton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).
Area codes for Breton: (780) and (587)<2>
The Canadian Postal Code for Breton: T0C<3>
Communities Also Named Breton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 3 communities that are also named Breton - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky and Louisiana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Breton.
Communities near Breton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Breton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Breton ...
Looking for more information about Breton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Breton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Breton.
Adding Breton to Our Gazetteer ...
The earliest source we've referenced which mentioned Breton was on a map titled Road Map for Montana & Southern Alberta (from Shell Oil, 1951).
We also found Breton on a map titled Shell Oil Map of Alberta (1956).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Breton.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 07 Dec 2023