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White Bay Region - Lovell's Directory 1871

Baie Verte District ~ Burton's Pond

BURTON'S POND - A mining settlement on north side of Green Bay, district of Twillingate and Fogo. A copper mine was opened here in the autumn of 1860, with every prospect of good success; there are over 50 miners employed at present. Distant from Tilt Cove 10 miles by boat, from Twillingate by boat 50 miles. Mail fortnightly. Population 40.

Budgel Elias fisherman
James John fisherman
Knight Robert fisherman
Prist William H. fisherman
Snow Thomas fisherman
Whalan Solomon fisherman

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