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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A small fishing settlement to the west of Mortier Bay, on west side of Placentia Bay, district of Burin. The scenery here is very beautiful, the land sloping down to the water and well wooded. Distant from Burin by road and boat 42 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 95.


Baker John, fisherman 
Bow George, fisherman 
Brake George, fisherman 
Fitzpatrick Philip, fisherman 
Fitzpatrick William, fisheramn 
Fizzard William, servant 
McCarthy Thomas, fisherman 
Mitchell William, fisherman 
Murlay William, farmer 
Pitman Robert, fisherman 
Pitman Richard, farmer 
Power William, servant 
West John, fisherman 
Withers Joseph, fisherman 
Withers Peter, 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 Michael Cooper

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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