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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| RUSHOON |
A small fishing settlement on the west side of Placentia Bay, district of Burin. Distant from Burin by boat 18 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 71.
Bowdridge William, fisherman Brenton James, servant Cheesman John, jun., fisherman Cheesman John, sen., fisherman Cheesman Patrick, fisherman Cheesman William, fisherman Fewer Edward, fisherman Miller William, servant Parphry Michael, fisherman Stacey Charles, fisherman Trimlett 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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