ePodunk Canada

St. Lewis, Newfoundland and Labrador

REVIEW
All counties > St. Lewis Town

St. Lewis, NL

Contributed by calpol, an ePodunk user.

August 19, 2007

 Located in Southeastern Labrador, Canada, St. Lewis is a fishing town, mainly supported by a snow crab processing plant and the fishers who fish for crab.
Origionally named Fox Harbour, the name of the town was changed to St. Lewis when it got its first Post Office in the early 1950's.
The town is incoporated and offers full services. A modern school, clinic, retail stores, gas station, airport and docking facilities and is connected by a 29 km. gravel all waether road to the Trans Labrador Highway.
Because of its stragetic location St. Lewis has a Loran-C Station operated by the Canadian Coastguard, a marine radio station and a television and radio station operated by the CBC.


· Blog about St. Lewis
PLACE SEARCH
Community name:

Province:


Include former names
Advanced search
BLOGS & REVIEWS
User blogs
User reviews
Inside ePodunk blog
RECORD SEARCHES
Birth & death
Census
EPODUNK EXTRAS
Canadianisms
Claims to fame
ePodunk blog
Festivals
Place names
Post cards
Quotes
OTHER EPODUNKS
ePodunk Ireland
ePodunk UK
ePodunk US
FEEDBACK
Send us your corrections and additions

CITIES | COUNTIES | AIRPORTS | CEMETERIES | COLLEGES | LIBRARIES | MUSEUMS | NEWSPAPERS


Powered by ePodunk (tm)
Copyright © 2007 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.

ePodunk is not affiliated with any entity represented in its databases. ePodunk also provides links to Web sites presented by government agencies, newspapers, ski areas, inns and other enterprises. The company is not affiliated with these sites, nor is it responsible for their content.
Post cards are vintage images from the early 1900s. They are not intended to depict current views. ePodunk does not sell electronic or paper copies of post cards appearing on this site, nor does it keep high-resolution copies of these images.