Place Name: Blackburne
Feature Type (Year Approved): Neighbourhood (1987), Park (1995)
Name Origins: Descriptive - Land Feature
From Old English meaning a dark coloured stream. DB (1086)
From: A Dictionary of British Place Names
Cultural Affiliation: English
Naming Edmonton: From Ada to Zoie
The neighbourhood name Blackburne is derived from Black Mud Creek, which traverses the property, and "burne," an old English word for stream or river.
Suburb Boundary Blackburne, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Residential Road Blackburne, St. John's, P.O. BOX 812, Antigua and Barbuda
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