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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| PETERS RIVER AND HOLYROOD |
Two small fishing settlements in St. Mary's Bay, district of Placentia and St. Mary's. Holyrood is remarkable for its freshwater pond, 14 miles long, which is separated by the sea merely by a beach, and in which are caught a large species of trout. Distant from St. Mary's by road 10 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 158.
Gibbons Henry, planter Gibbons Nathaniel, planter Hallahan James, planter Hallahan Michael, planter Hayward Terence, fisherman Hayward William, fisherman Henning George, planter Landrigan David, fisherman Landrigan Michael, planter Landrigan William, planter Mandevill Stephen, planter Martin Patrick, planter Morgan George Racicoke William, fisherman Ryan Thomas St. Croix William, planter Stamp John, planter Stamp Richard, planter Stamp Thomas, planter
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 White
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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