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District Photo Album
Burin District

Tidalwave - Burin
Port au Bras

The Day after the Tidalwave

The only houses that remain today are the Mitchell House #1,
The house furthest to the right (See Back of Photo page),
now owned by the Bennetts. and #2 (See back of photo page),
the house furthest left on the picture . Still owned by the
Abbott family. It was built in 1905 and was built by my
Great-Great Grandfather, William Abbott, wife Charlotte
(ST. CROIX) Abbott. This is the house where I grew up.

Picture originally came from Clyde Cheesman, my grandmother's cousin.

Reproduced here with the permission of Tina Kennedy

Page Revised by Craig Peterman (May 2003)

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