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  • Of Mas-a-Tierra lies the islet of Santa Clara.
  • The islet in front of the harbour, subsequently known as the Penon, had been occupied by the Spaniards as early as 1302.
  • At length the sun's rays have attained the right angle, and warm winds blow up mist and rain and melt the snowbanks, and the sun, dispersing the mist, smiles on a checkered landscape of russet and white smoking with incense, through which the traveller picks his way from islet to islet, cheered by the music of a thousand tinkling rills and rivulets whose veins are filled with the blood of winter which they are bearing off.
  • With the exception of Rose Island, which is an uninhabited coral islet 70 m.
  • In 1866 a submarine volcano near the islet of Olosenga was the scene of a violent commotion, discharging rocks and mud to a height of 2000 ft.
 

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