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EXTRACT  FROM  GENERAL  SCHEME  OF  THE  FISHERY  AND  INHABITANTS  OF  NEWFOUNDLAND  FOR  THE  YEAR  1775.



COL. COR.   NEWFOUNDLAND.   VOL. 7.   1775.

——     Coast of Labrador by Adventurers from Great Britain and Jersey. Coast of Labrador by Canadians.

Number of British Fishing Ships


12


..

Burthen of British Fishing Ships

1,190

..

Number of Men belonging to British Fishing Ships

483

..

No. of Boats kept by British Fishing Ships

42

..

Quintals of Fish made by British Fishing Ships

11,950

..

Carried to Foreign Markets



Quintals of Fish
Tierces of Salmon

11,950
1,414

..
..

Tons of Train Oil made by British Fishing Ships

43

..

Prices of the



Fish Quintal
Salmon
Tierce
Train Oil
Ton

11sh /
£2
£18

..
..
..

Value of



Seal Oil made last Winter
Furs taken by Inhabitants
Truck from the Savages

£819
£465


£2,952
£582
£150

Number of



Stages
Trainfats

11
10

..
..

Number of Families In private houses

7

1

Number of people that remained last Winter distinguishing

Masters
Men Servents
Mistresses
Women Servents
Children



166    

1
7
9


143

..
..
..

Since the Departure of the last Convoy



Born
Dead

2
6

..
..

Of the Winterers how many Employed in Sealing

166

143

Endorsed: In Govr Duff's of 14 Novr 1775.Robert Duff

   

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