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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing settlement in the southern portion of the district of Burin. A lead and silver mine was worked out here for some time but without much result. Distance from Burin by road 25 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 170.


Britt, Elisha, fisherman
Conner, Peter, fisherman
Edwards, Charles, planter
Edwards, James, fisherman
Edwards, John, jun., planter
Edwards, John, sen., fisherman
Edwards, Robert, fisherman
Esperril, Manuel, fisherman
Ferrant, Henry, fisherman
Ferrant, John, fisherman
Ferrant, Michael, fisherman
Ferrant, Patrick, planter
Ferrant, Richard, planter
Ferrant, Thomas, fisherman
Ferrant, Thomas, fisherman
Fewer, Peter, fisherman
Flanigan, Edward, fisherman
Kirby, Joseph, fisherman
Murphy, Patrick, planter
Murphy, Stephen, fisherman
Murphy, Thomas, fisherman
Pike, Paul, fisherman
Pike, Robert, fisherman
Strange, Andrew, fisherman
Strange, Martin, fisherman
Walsh, James, planter
Walsh, Thomas, fisherman
Willis, William, 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 ]

Transcribed by Bill Crant

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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