Place:Port Kirwan, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada


NamePort Kirwan
Coordinates46.969°N 52.911°W
Located inNewfoundland and Labrador, Canada

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Port Kirwan is a small incorporated fishing community located on the southern shore of the Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada. The community so named after a Reverend Mother Mary Bernard Kirwan, foundress of Presentation Sisters of Newfoundland and Labrador in 1853. The community is located on the area known as The Irish Loop. The Irish Loop comprises many unique and culturally rich communities that show vast dialect, culture, and the way of life of their ancestors from Ireland showed them.

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