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Lovell's 1871
Provincial Business Directory
A fishing settlement in the district of Burgeo and La Poile. It is partly built upon waving sand banks, on which grass grows with rank luxuriance. Distant from Lower Burgeo 3 miles by boat. Mail fortnightly. Population 85.


Anderson, George, fisherman
Anderson, John, fisherman
Anderson, William, sen., fisherman
Bowdridge, George, planter
Chevalier, Augustin, fisherman
Dicks, George, fisherman
Ford, Walter, fisherman
Forward, Lambert, jun., planter
Forward, Lambert, sen., fisherman
Matthew, Williams, fisherman
Rickson, Samuel, fisherman
Seard, Richard, fisherman
Strickland, Henry, jun., fisherman
Strickland, Henry, sen., 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.

[Project Lovell's ]

Transcribed by Bill Crant

Page Revised: January - 2003 (Don Tate)

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