Sandy Island

Sandy or Sable Island,

Fr. Île de Sable, misreported island, New Caledonia, S Pacific, in the Coral Sea some 70 mi (110 km) E of the Chesterfield Islands. Long shown as a sizable island on marine charts and world maps, Sandy Island does not exist.
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The first thing he did was to assure himself that the fishing was good, and then he swam along the beaches and counted up the delightful low sandy islands half hidden in the beautiful rolling fog.
Recalling his first helicopter tour of the sandy island, Nouvel said: "I'm a contextual architect, and I can't imagine a programme if it doesn't belong to the culture.
Many people in this region will have visited or know about The Farne Islands and Holy Island, but far fewer will be aware of islands such as Sam's Island near Hexham, Bendibus Island in the River Tweed, or Rocky Island and Sandy Island at Seaton Sluice.
Contract awarded for Invitation to quote for the connection of existing irrigation system at sandy island.
There is the foraging English whaler Richard Spratly, whose discovery of a small, sandy island in 1843 saw Britain stake a claim "initiating a process that led ultimately to the disputes of today"--tensions, Hayton repeatedly shows, will have no easy legal or diplomatic solution (pp.
There's also Sandy Island, a South Pacific sandbar that existed on Google Earth until 2012--when an Australian expedition discovered that it never actually existed.
FEW PEOPLE VISIT EAST KEY, a tiny, sandy island in Dry Tortugas National Park, situated at the farthest end of the Florida Keys.
21 ( ANI ): A group of Australian researchers "undiscovered" a mysterious place called Sandy Island in northwest of New Caledonia, last year.
Diving and sailing are popular at the White Island Marine Park, Sandy Island and Petite Martinique.
De Walden had further success with the family via Slip Anchor's three-parts sister, Lancashire Oaks winner Sandy Island, dam of Hardwicke Stakes scorer Sandmason and Pretty Polly winner Sardegna.

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