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Lovell's 1871 |
Provincial Business Directory
| SOUTHERN HARBOR |
A small fishing settlement on the north-east side of Placentia Bay, district of Placentia and St. Mary's. Distant from La Manche by road 2 miles and from Little Placentia by boat 26 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 24.
Best John, planter Best Mrs. Charlotte, wid Best Mrs. Margaret, wid Smyth Thomas, fisherman Whiffin 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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