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Historical Information

Treaty of Versailles, 1783

"That the fishery assigned to the subjects of [France], beginning at the said Cape St. John, passing to the North, and then descending by the western coast of the Island of Newfoundland, shall extend to the place called Cape Ray."

Article 5, Treaty of Versailles (1783)

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