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From: Brian Randell <>
Subject: Re: [DEV] [ADMIN] Devonian Dialect and Newfoundland connections
Date: Sun, 6 Apr 2008 08:29:43 +0100
Hi John & Jeanette:
At 12:21 am +0100 6/4/08, J & J Simpson wrote:
>No, we weren't really afraid of your bite - your guiding hand is
>always firm but gentle, and your sterling efforts are much
>In fact we've had some very nice replies off-list - many thanks to
>all those who wrote. They showed the Newfoundland-Devon connection
>is based on a deep mutual affection.
>We'd be very happy to provide a longer version of the article but it
>will take some time, as we're hoping to look at the records in the
>LSE Library among other things, which means arranging a trip (or
>two) to London.
Excellent - there's no hurry.
>Would it be helpful to researchers in the meantime if we produced a
>page of specific links to NF resources we've found useful?
I'm sure it would. Many thanks.
The main GENUKI page on Emigration has a number of links to North
American sources, but nothing specific to Newfoundland:
GENUKI/Devon's coverage is at:
School of Computing Science, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 7RU, UK
EMAIL = PHONE = +44 191 222 7923
FAX = +44 191 222 8232 URL = http://www.cs.ncl.ac.uk/people/brian.randell
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