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Placentia & St. Mary's District Place Name Changes

Old Name New Name
Tinny Cove Trinny Cove
Petit Plaisance Little Placentia
Little Placentia Argentia
Ann's Cove St. Anne's
Barren Island Bar Haven
Rams Island Iona
Burgeo Chambers
Davis Island Port Elizabeth
Distress Cove St. Brides
Arch Cove Graden Cove
Bay de Lieu Brookside
Famish Cove Fairhaven
Plaisance Great Placentia
Great Placentia Placentia
Point Verte Point Verde
Swells Cove Seal Cove
Kearney's Cove Long Island
La Manche Mines La Manche
Mud Cove* Wandsworth*
Mussel Harbour Port Royal
Mussel Harbour Arm Kingwell
Kiar's Cove Black Island
Northwest Cove Presque
Spoon Cove Epworth
Swells Cove Seal Cove

Contributed by Devon Griffon (2011 01 06)
*Item Submitted by Wilson Dicks (2011 01 15)

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