A Place Called Home

It was created to give this small fishing village on the rockbound coast of Newfoundland the recognition it so richly deserves. It is with pride and honour that I dedicate this website to my parents, Mabel Butt (dec) and Edward ‘Ted’ Noel, and all the good people of Freshwater, past and present.

My Book: A Place Called Home

DayDreams and a Place Called Home is a book of poems I have written over my lifetime as a reflection and homage to the peoples of Newfoundland and their story. It is now available for sale! Click the link below to find out more!

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History

Freshwater is one of Canada's oldest settlements with records dating to the 1600's. Explore some of its history and stories, including a researched lists of historical surnames.

Go Back in Time

Album

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Milestones

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