Shelter Island


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Shelter Island

(1990 pop. 1,193), 7 mi (11.2 km) long and 6 mi (9.7 km) wide, between the two peninsulas of E Long Island, SE N.Y. Settled in the 17th cent. by English colonists, the island has been a summer resort since the 1870s. Its much-indented coast provides harbors for small boats.
References in periodicals archive ?
The calendar begins with an image of the Montauk Point Lighthouse, foregrounded by waves breaking in a small cove (c1900), and continues with scenes of Ford Model T's parked outside the Freeport Repair Garage (c1908); people dressed in Victorian clothes, replete with parasols, strolling the Long Beach Boardwalk (c1911); and two sailboats cruising by Shelter Island at sunset (c1905).
Wein, who admitted to refusing invitations to visit Shelter Island at first, said that she grew to love the place after going for a visit.
Featuring a herringbone weave, the Shelter Island bedding collection is made of 100 percent Belgian linen.
Instead, he stayed on and on, trading his 4,000-square-foot Chelsea loft and nine-bedroom house on Shelter Island for an apartment in the Trastevere neighborhood.
Shelter Island Yacht Basin (SIYB) in San Diego has received much attention.
Nathaniel Sylvester, Atlantic world merchant and Barbadian planter, purchased Shelter Island from Manhanset leaders in 1651 for 1600 pounds of muscovado sugar and built a plantation to produce provisions (likely food and lumber) for the sugar plantations he and his partners owned in Barbados.
Like Shelter Island itself, it hints of nonchalant exotica .
html%3Fs%3D%26authornamef%3DRebecca%2BEnglish) Daily Mail , hotelier Andre Balazs, 55, reportedly worth more than $450 million, flew her by seaplane to his resort, Sunset Beach, on Shelter Island on Sunday.
If you are willing to spend a little bit more, Humphreys Half Moon Inn on Shelter Island offers a pool and very comfortable accommodation overlooking Half Moon Marina, although it is a drive away from the biggest attractions.
We found a mid-range hotel on Shelter Island that was surrounded by boat yards, moorages and nautically themed restaurants that were a touch more authentic than, say, Skipper's.
I did most of the vocals for the new record at Shelter Island studios but I ended up re-doing them in my producer's closet, which is his vocal booth," Ingrid says of her work with producer Dan Romer.
Laurie Dolphin and Stuart Shapiro (Plaintiffs) own a parcel in the town of Shelter Island containing a house and detached garage apartment that are connected by an enclosed breezeway.