Newfoundland and Labrador
Community Names


Horse Cove

Horse Cove is the old name (prior to 1922) for the present community of St. Thomas, Conception Bay. Local lore says the name originates from a seaside rock formation resembling a resting horse, or from the wooden seine horses used to dry fishing nets. (s:Philip Laurie)

Note:- More information is available under our Harbour Main Historical Section.



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