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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A small fishing settlement on Long Island, Placentia Bay, district of Placentia and St. Mary's. Distant from Little Placentia, 14 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 67.


*Formerly called Brewley

Baviss John, fisherman
Coady Joseph, merchant
Embly James, fisherman
Embly John, fisherman
Embly Joseph, fisherman
Embly Peter, fisherman
Embly William, fisherman
Hickey James, fisherman
Kirwan John, fisherman
Plank 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 Glynn Hewlett

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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