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16 May 2016

Jervis Bay – Jarvis Bay

Even now people still refer to “Jervis Bay” as “Jarvis Bay”.   Here is a copy of the text from an article in the Shoalhaven Telegraph 1929. The original letter was sent to the Speaker of the House Sir Lyttleton Groom.  explaining why it is called Jervis and not Jarvis.




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