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No. 851.

EXTRACT  FROM  GENERAL  SCHEME  OF  THE  FISHERY  AND  INHABITANTS  OF  NEWFOUNDLAND  FOR  THE  YEAR  1779.



COL. COR.   NEWFOUNDLAND.   VOL. 9.   1779.

—— Labrador.
Fox Harbour
Battle Harbour
Cape Charles
Charles Harbour
Lewis Bay
Spear Harbour
Mackeys Harbr
Murray Harbr
Chatteau
Forto
Number of British Fishing Ships
Sack Ships
..
..
..
..
3
..
..
3
1
4
..
5
Burthen of British Fishing Ships
Sack Ships
..
..
..
..
420
..
..
420
50
300
..
350
Number of Men belonging to British Fishing Ships
Sack Ships
..
..
..
..
32
..
..
32
8
136
..
144
Number of Passengers in the British Fishing Ships
..
..
..
..
30
..
Number of Boats kept by Fishing Ships
Bye Boatmen
Inhabitants
..
6
..
..
..
6
14
..
..
..
..
14
9
2
..
..
..
11
Quintils of Fish made by Fishing Ships
Bye Boatmen
Inhabitants
..
1640
..
..
..
1640
2500
..
..
..
..
2500
4000
600
..
..
..
4600
Carried to Foreign Markets Quintils of Fish
Tierces of Salmon
1500
300
..
..
900
212
..
..

..
250
..
..
Tons of Train Oil made by Fishing Ships
Bye Boatmen
Inhabitants
..

..
..
..
3
..
..
..
..
3
2
½
½
..
..
3
Price of Fish pr Quintil
Salmon pr Tierce
Train Oil pr Ton
0 10 6
2 0 0
17 0 C
..
..
..
0 10 6
2 0 0
17 0 0
..
..
..
0 10 6
2 0 0
17 0 0
..
..
..
Value of Seal Oil made last Winter
Furs taken by Inhabitants
£590
£20
..
..
£2350
£650
..
..
£1090
£100
..
..
Number of Stages
Train Fatts
4
5
..
..
4
4
..
..
4
11
..
..
Number of Families in Private Houses
Public Houses
7
..
..
7
11
..
..
11
4
..
..
4
Number of Inhabitants Distinguished Which remain'd in the Country last Winter Masters
Mistresses
Men Servants
Woman Servants
Children
..
..
15
2
..
..
..
..
..
17
3
1
54
1
2
..
..
..
..
61
3
2
52
3
3
..
..
..
..
63
Since the last Convey sailed Born
Dead
1
..
..
..
1
..
..
..
2
1
..
..
No of Romn Catholick Inhabitants Men
Women
Children
..
..
..
..
..
..
100
1
..
..
..
101
..
..
..
..
..
..
 

Rd Edward

 
 
 
 
 
 

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