Return of the Number of Houses, Inhabitants,
 
 
Town of Shoal Harbour

1800-1801
 

Oakley & Kelland
R G Oakley
M
2
3
3
1
1Sam(l) Pretty
S Pretty
M
1
1
3
1
 

1870-1871  
 

Critch John, fisherman
Gerrett Richard, fisherman
Jackson George, fisherman
Jackson Philip, fisherman

 

1898/98 McALPINE GAZETTEER


CLARENVILLE (including Dark Hole, Lower Shoal Harbour and Brook Cove), a post, money order, telegraph, railway station, fishing, farming and lumbering settlement in Trinity district. Nearest port of entry and coastal steamer, Trinity, via Clode Sound. Mails by train from St. John's, 125 miles, fares $4.25 and $3.00; winter mails semi-weekly by same route. Contains 1 church. Population 175

SHOAL HARBOR,
a post, money order, telegraph, railway station, farming and lumbering settlement in Trinity district; nearest port of entry and steamer, Trinity, 40 miles; connected by courier in winter, and in summer sometimes by steamer, fare $1.50; winter mails from St. John's, semi-weekly by rail, 129 miles, fares $4.35 and $3.05; contains 2 stores, 1 church, 1 hotel. This place would make a splendid summer resort, having excellent bathing facilities. Population 200.

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