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Welcome to Augustus ...

Although we found mention of Augustus during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Augustus was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Augustus to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Augustus, please Contact Us.


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Augustus might be (or was) located is in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

We believe that Augustus would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities near Augustus ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Charlottetown   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Augustus

Stratford   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Augustus

Cornwall   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Augustus

Montague   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Augustus

Miltonvale Park   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Augustus

Georgetown   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Augustus

Clyde River   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Augustus

Warren Grove   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Augustus

Brackley   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of Augustus

Cardigan   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Augustus

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Augustus.

Communities Also Named Augustus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Augustus - they are located in Tennessee and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Augustus.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Augustus. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Augustus:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Augustus ...

Looking for more information about Augustus? 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.

Looking for more information about Augustus? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Augustus, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Augustus.

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The official website for Province of Prince Edward Island: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Augustus and then turned east". While Augustus could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Augustus as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Bird Creek to see Pete ... Bird Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Augustus could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Augustus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Augustus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.3333, Longitude: -62.8833     [Map].

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