Queen of the Isles | Paper Shipwright The MV Queen of the Isles was a small passenger/cargo ferry launched in 1964 to provide extra capacity on the route from Cornwall to the Scilly Isles. Traffic declined and she was sold, serving as an excursion steamer in the Irish Sea, as a ferry around Tongo in the Pacific and as a small cruise ship – before being abandoned as a derelict hulk in New Zealand.

Queen of the Isles | Paper Shipwright The MV Queen of the Isles was a small passenger/cargo ferry launched in 1964 to provide extra capacity on the route from Cornwall to the Scilly Isles. Traffic declined and she was sold, serving as an excursion steamer in the Irish Sea, as a ferry around Tongo in the Pacific and as a small cruise ship – before being abandoned as a derelict hulk in New Zealand.

The Scillonian III is a scheduled passenger ferry that sails between Penzance Harbour and St Mary’s, Scilly Isles, on a daily basis taking 2hrs 40 mins.

The Scillonian III is a scheduled passenger ferry that sails between Penzance Harbour and St Mary’s, Scilly Isles, on a daily basis taking 2hrs 40 mins.

We live is such a wonderful part of the world, the wild Atlantic coast, the calm Southern coast, Rugged Dartmoor, Forested Exmoor, the magical Scilly Isles & in this case a short hop on the ferry to our annual French Camp. The French sailing schools leave our English counterparts in a bygone age.

We live is such a wonderful part of the world, the wild Atlantic coast, the calm Southern coast, Rugged Dartmoor, Forested Exmoor, the magical Scilly Isles & in this case a short hop on the ferry to our annual French Camp. The French sailing schools leave our English counterparts in a bygone age.

ISLES OF SCILLY, ENGLAND Crystal-clear waters, perfect sand, and a sub-tropical climate might not come immediately to mind when thinking of England's beaches. But Par Beach on St. Martin's, one of five inhabited Isles of Scilly off the coast of Cornwall, is a true find. Getting here is as easy as a flight from Exeter, Newquay, or Land's End (or by ferry from Penzance).

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ISLES OF SCILLY, ENGLAND Crystal-clear waters, perfect sand, and a sub-tropical climate might not come immediately to mind when thinking of England's beaches. But Par Beach on St. Martin's, one of five inhabited Isles of Scilly off the coast of Cornwall, is a true find. Getting here is as easy as a flight from Exeter, Newquay, or Land's End (or by ferry from Penzance).

(PHOTO: © John Bradshaw / Alamy)  Top 10 islands in the UK (according to TripAdvisor):  10. St. Mary's, Isles Of Scilly  St. Mary's is the largest of the Scilly Isles archipelago and the only island in the group to have a road network and cars. The only way to access the island is via plane from Newquay or on the Scillonian passenger ferry which runs between Penzance and St. Mary's.

(PHOTO: © John Bradshaw / Alamy) Top 10 islands in the UK (according to TripAdvisor): 10. St. Mary's, Isles Of Scilly St. Mary's is the largest of the Scilly Isles archipelago and the only island in the group to have a road network and cars. The only way to access the island is via plane from Newquay or on the Scillonian passenger ferry which runs between Penzance and St. Mary's.

(Video) Fifty people were rescued from a ferry near the Isles of Scilly, the southernmost location in England, on Sunday. http://maritime-executive.com/article/fifty-people-rescued-from-flooding-ferry

(Video) Fifty people were rescued from a ferry near the Isles of Scilly, the southernmost location in England, on Sunday. http://maritime-executive.com/article/fifty-people-rescued-from-flooding-ferry

TRAVELLING TO HUGH TOWN ISLE OF SCILLY UK #outdoors #nature #sky #weather #hiking #camping #world #love https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsphUdTvsh8

TRAVELLING TO HUGH TOWN ISLE OF SCILLY UK #outdoors #nature #sky #weather #hiking #camping #world #love https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsphUdTvsh8

Location - bed and breakfast in Penzance - Hotel Penzance - Ferry to Isles of Scilly/Penzance Accommodation/Ferry to Isles of Scilly Cornwall/Penzance Hotel

Location - bed and breakfast in Penzance - Hotel Penzance - Ferry to Isles of Scilly/Penzance Accommodation/Ferry to Isles of Scilly Cornwall/Penzance Hotel

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