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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business directory
| BRANCH |
A fishing settlement on west side of St. Mary's Bay, district of Placentia and St. Mary's. Farming is carried on to some extent. Distant from St. Mary's 16 miles by boat, and from Placentia by road 38 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 160.
Carew James, fisherman English John W., planter English Joseph, fisherman English Michael, planter English Thomas, fisherman Mooney John, planter Nash Patrick, fisherman Nash Peter, planter Nash Thomas, jun., fisherman Nash Thomas, sen., fisherman Nash Tobias, fisherman Nash Walter, fisherman Power David, planter Power James Power John, fisherman Power Patrick, fisherman Roche Patrick, planter Roche Stephen, fisherman Rooke Bartholomew, planter
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.
Contributor: Laura Russell, Updated by Rick Powers
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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