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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A flourshing settlement on Long Island, in the west side of Hermitage Bay. It has a good harbor almost surronded with high hills, with a narrow entrance. Distance from Harbor Britain by road and boat 13 miles and by boat alone 27 miles. Population 200.


Bradshaw, Richard, collector customs
Cork, Benjamin, blacksmith
Collier, James, fisherman
Cox, Abraham, cooper
Cox, William, laborer
Crant, Charles, fisherman
Crant, Robert, fisherman
Crant, Thomas, fisherman
Foot, William, fisherman
Holmen, Henry S., agent
Legg, Richard, laborer
McDonald, Edward, fisherman
McDonald, James, fisherman
Matchern, Robert, fisherman
NEWMAN & CO., merchants
Northcott, Anthony, fisherman
Organ, James, fisherman
Peters, John, cooper
Rynolds, John, cooper
Sims, Jacob, laborer
Snook, Samuel, cooper
Taylor, John, storekeeper



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.

Transcribed by Bill Crant

[Lovell's Directories]

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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