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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing station on French shore on the southwest coast of island. It has a fine harbor and good agricultural land. 13,000 seals were caught here during the past year. It has a church and a resident clergyman. distant from Cape Norman 40 miles by boat. Population 127.


Appleton, John, fisherman
Dempster, John, fisherman
Diamond, Abijah, fisherman
Dobie, Rev Robert, ch of England
Gould, John, fisherman
Hoseworthy, Joseph, fisherman
Imery, Philip, fisherman
Leary, Michael, fisherman
Mare, Patrick, fisherman
Pittman, John, fisherman
Rimbald, John, fisherman
Smith, John, fisherman
Spence, George, fisherman
Spence, Samuel, fisherman
Stapleton, John, fisherman
Walsh, John, fisherman
Wells, John, 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 Judy Barker

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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