Valhalla (Tresco Gardens) - Home of a superb collection of ship's figureheads and ship embellishments.
Left: Summerhouse at Tresco Abbey c. 1874, soon to become Valhalla, ILN.
Vean - Cornish meaning 'little'.
Vean, Carn - Area east of St Mary's
Vear - Cornish for 'great'.
Vernacular - Something tending to be traditional, e.g. Vernacular buildings being the normal styles found in the towns and countryside, not those specially or architecturally designed. The ruined cottages on Samson are a good example on Scilly. See [sbh-pp6-7]
Venus, Gig (Bryher) - C. 1828 stopped from putting to sea by the Customs & Excise because of smuggling offences.
Victory Inn - Pub on Bryher c.1945
Vigoreaux, Lieutenant George (2nd Royal Veteran Battalion) - Lieutenant Governor of the Scilly Islands. January 6th, 1810. [mt-rcg]
Vine Inn, the Strand - Now Vine Cottage. There was also a Vine public house on Bryher, also now Vine Cottage.
Vinegar Ledge - Small ledge north of Toll's Island.
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