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SAMUEL SPARROW ~ 
18TH-CENTURY CAPE BRETON ISLAND 

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February 23, 1779

Halifax

"Just Imported. In The Ship's Adamant & St. Lawrence By S. Sparrow"

"Black Barcelona Handkerchiefs ..."

From London

The Nova Scotia Gazette and Weekly Chronicle, February 23, 1779

https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=4p3FJGzxjgAC&dat=17790223&printsec=frontpage&hl=en

NOTE:

The "Ship Adamant" was a vessel of 327 Tons and The "Ship St. Lawrence" [sometimes Saint Lawrence] was a vessel of 297 tons.
 Later that summer, on July 19, 1779, these same 2 ships, from London, again arrived in Halifax, and as of September 2, 1779, were still in Halifax.
 
2 September 1779, Estimate of ships St. Lawrence and Adamant for one month's hire from Government. Commissioner of Public Records Nova Scotia Archives RG 1 vol. 301 no. 36
https://novascotia.ca/archives/assembly/archives.asp?ID=1272&Page=200812498&Language=  

Winslow Papers, Benjamin Marston's Diary, 1778-1780, p. 73
https://www.lib.unb.ca/winslow/     

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