Albert G. Nickel Park

Place Name: Albert G. Nickel

Feature Type (Year Approved): Park (1985)

Name Origins: Commemorative


English, Scottish: relationship name from the Middle English personal name Nic(h)ol, the vernacular form of Nic(h)olas. From: Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland

Cultural Affiliation: British

Gender: Male

Naming Edmonton: From Ada to Zoie

Albert G. “Bert” Nickel (1904–1984) dedicated years of service to the Wellington community. Born in Saskatchewan, Nickel moved to the Wellington neighbourhood in 1959. He later served as president of the community league and as a director. Nickel received the Wellington Community Honorary Award in 1966, the Area #1 Outstanding Service Award in 1973 and the Federation of Community Leagues’ Service Award in 1982. The Albert G. Nickel Park is in the Wellington neighbourhood and has an area of 0.38 ha.

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