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Charlottetown in Queens County, Prince Edward Island — The Canadian Atlantic
 

Carvell Building

 
 
Carvell Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
1. Carvell Building Marker
Inscription.
named for the Carvell family who
operated a wholesale business
on this site during the
mid 1800s

 
Location. 46° 13.909′ N, 63° 7.494′ W. Marker is in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, in Queens County. Marker is on Queen Street just from Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Queen Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4A2, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peake House (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Louis Henry Davis (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Great George Street Historic District (about 180 meters away); Heralded Arrival… of the Circus (about 240 meters away); Dundas Terrace (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Survey of the Gulf and River St. Lawrence (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sherman M4A2 Medium Battle Tank (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Threaded Together with Iron and Steel (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Charlottetown.
 
Also see . . .  Peake-Carvell Building - Canada's Historic Places. The Peake-Carvell Building is a three storey, brick, Early Commercial style building located on the corner of
Carvell Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 8, 2014
2. Carvell Building Marker
Queen Street and Water Street, in Charlottetown’s historic commercial area. James Ellis Peake (1797-1860) built the building in 1856 to replace a wooden building that had been on the site. It is located close to the once bustling wharves where merchants shipped their goods to destinations throughout the world.
(Submitted on January 9, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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