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Welcome to Robertson ...

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

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


Time Zone: The area where we believe that Robertson 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 Robertson would be found within the (902) area code.

Communities Also Named Robertson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Robertson - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Oregon, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Robertson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Robertson.

  • Georgetown
  • Murray River
  • Cardigan
  • Murray Harbour
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Morell
    • Saint Peters Bay
    • Mount Stewart
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Stewart
      • Mount Stewart lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Robertson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Stewart came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Stewart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Stewart<3>
    • Kilmuir
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmuir
      • Kilmuir lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Robertson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilmuir came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilmuir
    • Albion
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albion
      • Albion lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Robertson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
    • Milltown Cross
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milltown Cross
      • Milltown Cross lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the south of Robertson
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milltown Cross came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<4>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milltown Cross

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Robertson ...

Looking for more information about Robertson? 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 Robertson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Robertson.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 north past Robertson and then turned west". While Robertson could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Robertson 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 Mile's to see Pete ... Mile's 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 Robertson 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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Robertson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Robertson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.1833, Longitude: -62.6333    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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