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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| PLACENTIA MAN'S COVE |
A small fishing settlement in Mortier Bay, west side of Placentia Bay, in the district of Burin. The scenery is very beautiful up this Bay and the land well wooded. Distant from Burin 11 miles, 10 miles by road and 1 mile by water. Mail fortnightly. Population 35.
Durey James, farmer Fitzpatrick Michael, fisherman Fitzpatrick Patrick, fisherman Smith 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.
Transcribed by Rick Power
Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)
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