• Title: St. Helena, 1502-1938
  • Author: Philip Gosse Trevor Hearl
  • ISBN: 9780904614398
  • Page: 249
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Saint Helena Saint Helena h l i n h LEE n is a volcanic tropical island in the South Atlantic Ocean, , kilometres , mi east of Rio de Janeiro and , kilometres , mi west of the Cunene River, which marks the border between Namibia and Angola in southwestern Africa It is part of the British Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. St Helena Tourism The Secret of the South Atlantic THE PEOPLE St Helena has a small population, mainly descended from people from Europe mostly planters, government employees and ex soldiers serving in the local St Helena Regiment , Chinese and slaves mostly from Madagascar and Asia, only a few coming from Africa from onward The estimated population of St Helena at the end of is . St Helena Insel St Helena englisch auch Saint Helena oder St Helena, Aussprache s nt li na ist eine Insel vulkanischen Ursprungs im Sdatlantik.Sie bildet mit der Insel Ascension und der Inselgruppe Tristan da Cunha das Britische berseegebiet St Helena, Ascension und Tristan da Cunha About us St Helena Heritage For an Island of just square miles St Helena is rich in unique environmental and cultural heritage In the capital of Jamestown nearly every building is listed because of its historic importance while its Main Street has been described as one of the best examples of unspoilt Georgian architecture anywhere in the world. History of Saint Helena Saint Helena has a known history of over years since its recorded discovery by the Portuguese in Claiming to be Britain s second oldest colony, after Bermuda, this is one of the most isolated islands in the world and was for several centuries of vital strategic importance to ships sailing to Europe from Asia and South Africa.For several centuries, the British used the island as a Saint Helena Island Info All about St Helena, in the Building St Helena Airport may have been the biggest single construction project in the island s history This page is in indexes Island Structures, Island History, Island Detail This N Hannaford St, Helena, MT For Rent Trulia This Single Family Home is located at N Hannaford St, Helena, MT N Hannaford St is in the Central neighborhood in Helena, MT and in ZIP Code N Hannaford St has beds, baths, approximately , square feet and was built in . Jackson St, Helena, MT Trulia Jackson St, Helena, MT is a sq ft, bed, bath home listed on Trulia for , in Helena, Montana. Saint Helena Island Info All about St Helena, in the St Matthew s church is at Hutt s Gate in the Longwood District.The original building was constructed in , the cornerstone being laid in December by Governor s wife Lady Drummond Hay.The church was consecrated on th May St Matthias Day The church was substantially rebuilt somewhere between and much of the present building dates from then. Welcome St Helena Careers An Introduction to St Helena A self governing overseas territory of the United Kingdom, St Helena is an island of square miles in the South Atlantic.

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    One Reply to “St. Helena, 1502-1938”

    1. St Helena 1502-1938 by Philip Gosse was originally published in 1938, yet reprinted in 1990. I have a reprinted edition. I first saw this book while on the S. A. Agulhas II en route to Tristan da Cunha four years ago. I wanted to read this hefty book--447 thick pages--before my return visit to Tristan in 2017, so I endeavoured to find an excellent copy from an on-line retailer. This review is for such a copy. Gosse covered St. Helena [1] history from the time of its discovery at the beginning of [...]

    2. Great book if you're interested in the island of St. Helena. There are a few mentions of members of my family so it interests me. It helped me to understand the reasons my family would have gone there in the first place and why they eventually had to leave. The reasons weren't what I imagined.

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