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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| BELLE ISLE SOUTH |
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.
Contributed and Transcribed by: Laura Russell
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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