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No. 845.

EXTRACT  FROM  GENERAL  SCHEME  OF  THE  FISHERY  AND  INHABITANTS  OF  NEWFOUNDLAND  FOR  THE  YEAR  1773.



COL. COR.   NEWFOUNDLAND 1773.   VOL. 6, p. 183.

——   Coast of Labrador including Chateaux, Brador, Isle Bois and St. Modest.
Number of British Fishing Ships  
8
Burthen of British Fishing Ships  
910
No of Men belonging to British Fishing Ships  
71
No. of Passengers brot out in the British Ships from England
Ireland
Jersey
31
67
15
No of Boats kept by British Fishing Ships  
33
Quintals of Fish ma by British Fishing Ships  
10,000
Carried to Foreign Markets Quintals of Fish
Tierces of Salmon
6,100
265
Tons of Train Oil ma by British Fishing Ships  
200
Value of Seal Oil made last Winter
Of Truck from the Savages
£23,023
12 Hhds Furs &ca.
Number of Stages
Trainfats
6
29
Number of Families in Private Houses  
17
No of People that remained last Winter, distingg Masters
Men Servants
Children
19
264
Boys   4
Inhabitants Roman Catholicks   Men
126
Of the Winterers how many were employed in Boat Building
Sealing
2
227

M. Shuldham.      
 
Endorsed :  In Govr Shuldham's
of 5th Novr 1773.

 

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