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EXTRACT  FROM  GENERAL  SCHEME  OF  THE  FISHERY  AND  INHABITANTS  OF  NEWFOUNDLAND  FOR  THE  YEAR  1768.



B.T. NEWFOUNDLAND.    VOL. 20, p. 81.   1768.




 

Coast of Labrador.


      Total.
Number of British Fishing Ships  
6 and 17 from Newfoundland recond there.
 
Burthen of British Fishing Ships  
750
 
No. of Men belonging to British Fishing Ships  
172
 
No. of Boats kept by British Fishing Ships  
24 and 130 from Newfoundland Recond there.
 
Quintals of Fish made by British Fishing Ships  
5,300   &   12,000 by Vessels from Newfoundland Recond there.
 
Carried to Foreign Markets.  Quintals of Fish  
5,300  &  12,000 to Newfoundland Recond there.
 
Tons of Train Oil made by British Fishing Ships  
25
 
Value of     Seal Oil made last Winter
Furs taken by the Inhabitants
£4,920
£46
 
Number of Stages  
13
 
No. of People that remaind last Winter distinguishg



Masters
Men Servants
Mistresses

12
120
1

 

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