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James Cook was many things. Explorer, navigator, cartographer, and a captain in the British Royal Navy. Around here, he would also have been known as a hard case. In , he was appointed marine surveyor of Newfoundland and Labrador and he and his assistant Michael Lane recorded coves, inlets, and points of land that may never have been mapped out before. They relished the opportunity to name them

Dildo, Newfoundland

Dildo, Newfoundland – Dildo, Newfoundland and Labrador - Atlas Obscura

And dammit, if the locals have anything to say about it, their town will continue to be called Dildo, no matter what naysayers want. It has also been theorized that the region gained its name from the irascible explorer Captain Cook, who was not above giving locations joke names. However, the majority of the community of Dildo is just fine leaving the name as it is. This could be because of the tourism that the controversial name has brought to the area in recent years.

Dildo Brewing Company & Museum

The famed British explorer Captain Cook and his surveyor Michael Lane mapped the coast of Newfoundland in the late 18th century. But no place name in Newfoundland has raised more eyebrows than the tiny town of Dildo. View Maphead: Dildo, Newfoundland in a larger map. In modern Dildo, a bleakly pretty harbor town about an hour west of the provincial capital of St.
Dildo is a community on the island of Newfoundland , in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador , Canada. South Dildo is a neighbouring community of residents. The town's unusual name has brought it a certain amount of notoriety. The place name "Dildo" is attested in this area since at least , though how this came to be is unknown. The origin of the word " dildo " itself is obscure.
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