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.
Awaiting our Leair departure, my daydreams took me back to Crooked Island, 400 miles from Florida, where we packed bonefish rods for a return flight and killed a spare hour raising two blue marlin.
These include the islands of Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Samana Cay.
In the Bahamas, emergency evacuations have been ordered for six southern islands -- Mayaguana, Inagua, Crooked Island, Acklins, Long Cay and Ragged Island.
The Apache will spend the next month searching an area of 100 square miles in water up to about 15,000 feet (4,572 meters) deep just off Crooked Island in the southern Bahamas, Johnson said.
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.
It generates and distributes electrical power to the city of Kodiak, United States Coast Guard Integrated Support Command Kodiak, Bells Flats/Russian Creek area, Chiniak/Pasagshak, Port Lions, Near Island, Woody Island and Crooked Island.
Andrew beach mouse once lived along nearly 54 miles (87 km) of Florida's panhandle beaches from Gulf County to Crooked Island in Bay County.
The brewery's first product will be Crooked Island Ale, a brand named for a local landmark.