Annet, Cornwall

Historical Description

Annet, one of the Scilly islands. It lies W of St Agnes, separated by Smith's Sound, was formerly much larger than now, and is uninhabited. Annet Head, at its north-western extremity, overlooks very whirling tides, among obstructing rocks, the " dogs " of Scilly.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

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Visitations Heraldic

We have a copy of The Visitations of Cornwall, by Lieut.-Col. J.L. Vivian online.