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No. 852.

EXTRACT  FROM  GENERAL  RETURN  OF  THE  NEWFOUNDLAND  FISHERY  FOR  THE  YEAR  1785.
VICE  ADMIRAL  JOHN  CAMPBELL  GOVERNOR.



COL. COR.   NEWFOUNDLAND.   VOL. 11.   1785.

 
Labrador Coast.

 
Total.


Number of British fishing Ships

8      

8      
Burthen of British fishing Ships
1130      
1130      
No of Men belonging to British fishing Ships
93      
93      
Passengers from Ireland
Jersey
92      
50      
..      
142      
Number of Boats kept by British fishing Ships
Bye Boat Men
45      
4      
..      
49      
Number of Bye Boatmen Masters
Servants
2      
20      
..      
22      
Quintils of Fish made by British fishing Ships
Bye Boatmen
12300      
1200      
..      
13500      
Carried to foreign Markets Quintilsof Fish
Tierces of Salmon
..      
..      
13500      
696      
Tons of Oil made by British fishing Ships
Bye Boatmen
56      
5      
..      
61      
Prices of Fish Quintil
Salmon
Tierce
Train Oil
Ton
..      
..      
..      
12/      
40/      
£17      
Value of Seal Oil made last Winter
Furrs taken
Truck with the Indians
..      
..      
..      
£1572      
£110      
£20      
Number of Stages
Train fatts
12      
18      
..      
30      
No of Families in Private Houses
6      
6      
No of Inhabitants disting Masters
Men Servants
Mistresses
Woman Servants
Children
2      
257      
4      
1      
12      
..      
..      
..      
..      
276      
Of which remained in the Country last Winter Masters
Men Servants
Mistresses
Woman Servants
Children
2      
134      
4      
1      
12      
..      
..      
..      
..      
153      
Since departure of the last Convoy

Born
Dead
..      
..      
1      
2      
Saint Johns, Newfoundland, 28th October 1785
Jno Campbell
                            Gov : and Com : in Chief
Endorsed : In Voce Adml Campbell's of 16 Nov. 1785. (No. 7)

 
 

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