Carbonear was captured by the French in 1696, 1697 and again in 1705. This island was one of the few places the French could not capture. A safe haven for Carbonear residents. Newly developed exhibit at Carbonear Train Station & Museum.
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As early as 1641, in the days of piracy, the settlers use the natural defences of Carbonear island when pirates like Peter Easton Attacked them.
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