Geo-Trips :: The Isles of Scilly (4) - St Mary's

Isles of Scilly

A walk from Hugh Town, St Mary's, Sun, 14 Apr 2013 by David Purchase

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A six-day visit to the Isles of Scilly in April 2013 enabled me to visit all five inhabited islands. The fourth day was spent on the main island of St Mary's, concentrating on the northern part of the island.

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SV9112 : Bant's Carn burial chamber by David Purchase
Bant's Carn burial chamber

SV9112 : Bant's Carn descriptive plaque by David Purchase
Bant's Carn descriptive plaque

SV9012 : Ancient settlement on Halangy Down by David Purchase
Ancient settlement on Halangy Down
Looking across the promontory of Creeb, to Samson in the distance.

SV9012 : Ancient settlement on Halangy Down by David Purchase
Ancient settlement on Halangy Down
Looking towards Carn Morval Point.

SV9012 : Ancient settlement on Halangy Down, descriptive plaque by David Purchase
Ancient settlement on Halangy Down, descriptive plaque

SV9112 : A pleasant track near Bar Farm by David Purchase
A pleasant track near Bar Farm
This track leads to Bar Point, the most northerly spot on St Mary's.

SV9212 : Innisidgen Carn, Upper Chamber by David Purchase
Innisidgen Carn, Upper Chamber

SV9212 : Innisidgen Carn Upper Chamber, descriptive plaque by David Purchase
Innisidgen Carn Upper Chamber, descriptive plaque

SV9212 : Innisidgen Carn Lower Burial Chamber by David Purchase
Innisidgen Carn Lower Burial Chamber

SV9212 : Innisidgen Carn Lower Burial Chamber, descriptive plaque by David Purchase
Innisidgen Carn Lower Burial Chamber, descriptive plaque

SV9113 : Bar Point and Crow Rock by David Purchase
Bar Point and Crow Rock
Bar Point is the most northerly spot on St Mary's. Square SV9113 is covered at... more

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