Parry of quinte (against thrusts at the left-hand side, like “quarte”).
Bass fishing on the Bay of quinte is famous for its excellence.
Those defending the upper left-hand quarter are “quarte” (fourth; in supination) and “quinte” (fifth; in pronation).
The Bay of quinte abounds in excellent fish of various kinds, affording excellent sport to those who are fond of fishing.
On the way up lake Ontario, settlement reached no further than the western end of the bay of quinte.
The Bay of quinte during the winter forms an excellent road to all the villages and towns on its shores.