Scilly, Isles of

Scilly, Isles of
geographical name island group SW England off Land's End comprising 140 islands capital Hugh Town area 6 square miles (16 square kilometers), population 2900 — see Cornwall 2 • Scillonian adjective or noun

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  • Scilly, Isles of — or Scilly Isles Group of about 50 small islands and many more islets, southwestern England. Located off Land s End, with an area of about 6 sq mi (16 sq km), the islands are a continuation of the granite masses of the Cornish mainland. During the …   Universalium

  • Scilly, Isles of —  Group of islands off Cornwall; adj. Scillonian. Pronounced silly …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Isles of Scilly — Scilly redirects here. For the area of Surrey, see Scilly Isles, Surrey. For the atoll in the Society Islands, sometimes called Scilly Atoll, see Manuae (Society Islands). Isles of Scilly Syllan Map of the Isles of Scilly …   Wikipedia

  • Isles of Scilly — Lage in Cornwall Basisdaten Status Unitary Authority, sui generis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Isles of Scilly Skybus — Isles of Scilly Skybus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Scilly Isles — or Scilly Islands [sil′ē] group of about 140 islets off Cornwall, England: c. 6 sq mi (16 sq km): also called Isles of Scilly …   English World dictionary

  • Isles of Scilly — ➡ Scilly Isles * * * …   Universalium

  • Isles of Scilly Skybus — Infobox Airline airline=Isles of Scilly Skybus logo=LogoSkybus.gif logo size=user IATA=5Y ICAO=IOS callsign=SCILLONIA parent=Isles of Scilly Steamship Company founded=March 1984 headquarters=Penzance, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom key people …   Wikipedia

  • Isles of Scilly Steamship Company — The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company operates a seasonal passenger service from Penzance, in the English county of Cornwall, to the offshore Isles of Scilly, together with a year round cargo service. The name of the company s principal ferry,… …   Wikipedia

  • Isles of Scilly Football League — infobox football league name = Isles of Scilly Football League pixels = country = United Kingdom confed = founded = 1920s folded = divisions = 1 teams = 2 feeds = promotion = relegation = levels = domest cup = Wholesalers Cup Foredeck Cup confed… …   Wikipedia

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