47.7° N, 53.5° W
Heart’s Delight-Islington MAY have the Oldest HeadStone in North America.
It reads 154?.
There are 2 stories about the origin of the name, Hearts Delight:
1: It is named by a traveler who found his "Heart's Delight" there.
2: The Hearts Towns are named after Fishing Vessels.
Heart's Delight began, as a Settlement, in the late 1700s.
An early reference to Heart's Delight:
The birth of Elizabeth Wolfrey (1785),
daughter of William and Elizabeth.
The Anglican Church Font is Donated by the
Vicar of Kingskerswell, Devon, England (1893).
Your Source of:
Quidi Vidi Beer
47.8° N, 53.4° W
Hearts Desire MAY be named for a Pirate Ship a Community Park,
(when a Nfld Skipper captured it in 1620).
Today there is a Small Fishery.
Most find employment in nearby Communities.
The Town (inc. 1978) has:
a Rec Centre,
a Swimming Pool.
The Town had a population of 226 in 2006.
SOCIAL CLUB 588-2203
TOWN HALL 588-2280
47.8° N, 53.3° W
Growing Food is the Same as Getting a Pay Raise.
GROWDAT Farms Inc:
produces Vegetables, Herbs, Flowers, Mulch etc
has prepared Plots (Ready to Plant) for Rent
(Contact Terry & Plan for your Spring Planting)
stocks (Ready to Plant) Starter Vegetables
PotSits your Young Plants
has StrawBerry Hanging Planters
has Turkeys, Chickens (Eggs) and GoldFish
WE ARE BUILDING AN EGG CUSTOMER LIST
($4 per DOZ LARGE EGGS)
FREE LOCAL DELIVERIES
Open (In Season) Tuesday to Sunday 10 to 6
FALL HOURS: Thursday to Sunday 1 PM to 5
Stop by when you're in the Area.
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Terry: (709) 573-0707
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