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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| SHOAL BAY (Ferryland) |
A fishing settlement in the district of Ferryland. In this locality are indications of copper ore, and a mine was opened and worked some years back but without success. Distant from St. John's by road 15 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 103.
Clarke Daniel, fisherman Clarke Simon, fisherman Doyle William, fisherman Hearne Michael, fisherman Finn Patrick, fisherman Fizel Richard, fisherman Fizel William, fisherman Flahy Thomas, fisherman Heffernan John, fisherman Heffernan Michael, fisherman Heffernan Patrick, fisherman Raymond Daniel, fisherman Raymond James, fisherman Raymond John, fisherman Reilly Patrick, fisherman Shelly Charles, fisherman Walsh James, 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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