Gugh is an island in the Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom. It is uninhabited. It is joined to the island of St Agnes by a sandbar, known as the Gugh Bar, which is exposed only at low tide. The Isles of Scilly (Cornish: Ynysek Syllan) form an archipelago of islands off the Cornish coast. ... St Agnes is the southernmost populated island of the Isles of Scilly, England. ...
The Old Man of Gugh, a Bronze Age 2.7 m tall standing stone or "menhir", which lies at the base of Kittern Hill.
Obadiah's Barrow, a burial chamber
The dolmen Er-Roch-Feutet found in Carnac, in Brittany, France. ... The Bronze Age is a period in a civilizations development when the most advanced metalworking has developed the techniques of smelting copper from natural outcroppings and alloys it to cast bronze. ... A menhir is a large, single upright standing stone (monolith or megalith), of prehistoric European origin. ...
Related topics: Environment of the Isles of Scilly | History of the Isles of Scilly | Transport in the Isles of Scilly
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Categories: Cornwall geography stubs | Site of Special Scientific Interest stubs | Sites of Special Scientific Interest in the Isles of Scilly | Islands in the Isles of Scilly The Isles of Scilly (Cornish: Ynysek Syllan) form an archipelago of islands off the Cornish coast. ... St. ... St Agnes is the southernmost populated island of the Isles of Scilly, England. ... The view from the helicopter leaving Tresco Tresco, UK, is the second largest island of the Isles of Scilly. ... Bryher is the smallest of the five inhabited islands of the Isles of Scilly. ... St Martins is the northernmost populated island of the Isles of Scilly, England. ... Annet is the second largest of the 50 uninhabited Isles of Scilly, 28 miles off the coast from Landâs End. ... Bishop Rock is a small rock at the westernmost tip of the Isles of Scilly in south west England known for its lighthouse, and listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the smallest island in the world. ... Crim Rocks is a group of uninhabited islands in the Isles of Scilly, United Kingdom. ... English Island is an uninhabited Island that is part of the Isles of Scilly, although it is realistically no more than a rock. ... Samson is one of the biggest uninhabited islands in the Isles of Scilly. ... Zantmans Rock is located 34 miles to the west of the Lands End, Cornwall, near the Isles of Scilly (six miles away) and is barely visible on the surface of the waters. ...
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