Thursday, April 12, 2012
K is for Kippens
The town of Kippens is supposedly named after a man by the name of George Kippen, who was an English sea captain. Some say he landed his ship here, while others say he was shipwrecked at the river located at the western end of the community. Population 1802.
K is also for:
Keels, Kelligrews, Kerley's Harbour, Kettle Cove, Kilbride, Kingman's, Kings Cove, Kingston, Kippens, Kirby's Cove, Kitchuses, Knight's Cove, Knob Lake