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Historical Information
Trinity Bay Regional Area

The following are miscellaneous articles or books submitted by individuals that are doing research
and have graciously agreed to place them here for your pleasure.

1.Bluff Head Cove Notes on the history of a small Trinity Bay community and the Cooper Family
2.First Mentioned Surnames of Inhabitants of Newfoundland prior to 1675
3.Petitioners of Land in Trinity Bay Area - 1830 - 1833
4.Rev. John Clinch(1749-1819) A review of his contribution to medicine.
5. "Perhaps They Left Us Up Here" (excerpts of Newfoundland names)
6. "Newfoundland and its Missionaries" (excerpts of Newfoundland names)
7. Newfoundland Disasters
8.House of Assembly Records
9.Newfoundland Veteran's Company
10.Methodist Class Lists
1.Hant's Harbour - An Historical Outline A history of Hant's Harbour by E. C. Janes, from The Newfoundland Quarterly.
2.Land Petitions, August 16, 1831
1.The Collision of the S.S. Plover and the Trixie H. in 1887 Newspaper clippings tell the story.
2. Loss of the Hillcrest A Catalina-bound schooner is lost in Placentia Bay in 1926, as reported in The Fisherman's Advocate.
3. Historical Information from the Trinity Area Contains research information on the Trinity Bay area provided as part of Thomas R. Cole's Research notes.
4. Marion Rogers - A poem written by James Ivany, about a schooner that was lost in 1938. Also included is a clipping from The Fisherman's Advocate about the accident.
5.The F. P. Union is sunk in Catalina Harbour, 1943 The newspaper report from The Fisherman's Advocate.
6.The Trinity Bay Disaster of 1892 Newspaper clippings tell the whole story.
7. Hurricane of 1775
School History and Various Reports
1. 1831/2 Proceedings of the Newfoundland & British North America Society for Educating the Poor.
General Interest
1.Christmas was a special time in Trinity a century ago An article witten by Michael Harrington, for the Christmas Eve edition of The Evening Telegram, December 24, 1982.
2. Colonial Office Records
3. Curing fish for the shipment to England
4. The Expedition of Monsieur De Montigny to Newfoundland in 1705 Posted in French and English
5. Newfoundland Currency and Banking Institutions
6.Newfoundland Folklore
7.The Last Voyage of the President Coaker A tern schooner belonging to the Fisherman's Union Trading Company is lost in 1924.
8. Towns Of The North
9. Six Month's of a Newfoundland Missionaries Journal Edward Wix
10. Slade and Company
11. Listing of "Fishing Masters" showing locations, ship names and destinations during 1678
12. "A Matter of Custom and Convenience": Marriage Law in Nineteenth-Century Newfoundland

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