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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing station on the French shore, at the extreme northeast of the island. The seal fishery here is very productive and English residents come to prosecute it during its season. Distant from Croquet 37 miles by boat. Population


Bounds Andrew, fisherman
Combey Jacob, fisherman
Compton Henry J., fisherman
Elms Joseph, fisherman
Foley Charles, ,
Freak William, fisherman
Hillier James, ,
Hill, George, fisherman
Hill Jacob, fisherman
Hill John, planter
Hellier Thomas, fisherman
Manuel Luke, fisherman
Pearson George, fisherman
Shepherd William H., planter
Smith Stephen, 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.

[Lovell's Directories]

Transcribed by Carla Woodworth-Lynas

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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