To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".
These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.
JERSEY NEWSPAPER ARTICLE
The Chronique de Jersey
On the 6th day of February next ensuing, will be sold by public auction, without reserve (unless previously disposed of by private contract) all that valuable fishing station, with all and every the buildings thereon, shalop, lighter, boats, nets, fishing tackle, gear, merchandize, etc., etc., as per inventory, the property of Mr. G. J. Du Heaume, situated at Forteau, Coast of Labrador.
In addition to the above, a seal fishery at Square Cove, on the said coast.
Also the schooner-brig “Canopus”, 99 tons, NN.M., with all her inventory, as she now lies in the Harbour of St. Helier’s, Jersey
Sale to take place at the Southampton Hotel, said day, and to commence 2 p.m.
For particulars and inventory apply to E.J. Bellingham, Ship Broker, Pier, or at E.G. Du Heaume, Esq., No.9, Vauxhall, St. Helier’s, Jersey.
Note: It is in ‘Victorian’ English….. although the newspaper is French language.
Transcribed and Contributed by Ray Le Pivert (August 2007)
Page Last Updated Wednesday March 06, 2013 (Craig Peterman)
|Recent Updates||Contact Us|
Your Community, Online!
Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form for any purpose other than personal use.
© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)