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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
One of the Grois Islands, a fishing station off the french shore, at the entrance to White Bay. The fishery grounds around this island are exclusively British. This is one of the few places where Devonian series of rocks has been found. Distant from Conche 12 miles. Population 53.


Baker Samuel, fisherman
Breen James, fisherman
Breen Michael, fisherman
Castle John, fisherman
Foley William, fisherman
Garner James, planter
Garner, William, planter
Tobin John, fisherman
Tobin Solomon, fisherman
Walsh Thomas, fisherman
Warren James, fisherman



The entries have been transcribed as
they appear in the 1871 Lovell's directory.
Over the years, many of the names have become
colloquialized or spelled differently.

[Project Lovell's ]

Contributed and Transcribed by: Laura Russell

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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