diocese of Saint George's, Newfoundland

Comprises the western part of the island of Newfoundland, Canada. Founded as the Prefecture Apostolic of Western Newfoundland on 9 May 1870. Elevated to the Vicariate Apostolic of Western Newfoundland on 28 April 1892. Elevated to the Diocese of Saint George's on 18 February 1904. Suffragen of the archdiocese of Saint John's, Newfoundland. See also
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