Crooked Island


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Crooked Island:

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, officially Commonwealth of the Bahamas, independent nation (2005 est. pop. 301,800), 4,403 sq mi (11,404 sq km), in the Atlantic Ocean, consisting of some 700 islands and islets and about 2,400 cays, beginning c.50 mi (80 km) off SE Florida and extending c.
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At last, when my landlord could drink no more, he showed me to a bed, and I lay down in very good spirits; having travelled the greater part of that big and crooked Island of Mull, from Earraid to Torosay, fifty miles as the crow flies, and (with my wanderings) much nearer a hundred, in four days and with little fatigue.
Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Ryan Doss says the life ring was 120 miles northeast of Crooked Island.
US Coastguard revealed the singleengine Cessna had been travelling from Crooked Island in the Bahamas to Nassau.
The weddings are expected to take place on Acklins, Crooked Island, Abaco, Andros, The Berry Island, Bimini, Cat Island, Eleuthera, Exuma, Harbour Island, Grand Bahama, Inagua, Long Island, Nassau, Paradise Island and San Salvador, Bahamas.
One of the photographs shows the coast of Crooked Island with many rocks piled up by a tidal wave (Fig.
Currently open are airports on Inagua, Mayaguana, Acklins, Crooked Island, San Salvador, Exuma, Bimini, Andros, Marsh Harbour Airport on Abaco, and Governor's Harbour and North Eleuthera, on Eleuthera.
I've been as far down as Crooked Island, which has some of the most amazing bluewater, reef and flats fishing on earth.
The brewery's first product will be Crooked Island Ale, a brand named for a local landmark.
Lying quietly in the Atlantic Ocean at points west, north, east and south of lively Nassau are the Bahama Family Islands--Abacos, Bimini, the Berry Islands, Eleuthera, the Exumas, Cat Island, Long Island, Crooked Island and San Salvador.
Through this agreement, BTC will provide enhanced facilities between New Providence Island, Cat Island and Crooked Island that will serve as backbone and hubs to interconnect other islands of the Bahamas.
They said they received notification that the ship had lost propulsion and was listing at 15 degrees near Crooked Island in the eastern Bahamas.
Not that kayak fishing near Tyndall's Crooked Island is as tranquil and serene as the unbroken spartina and pine shorelines would suggest.