Hugh Town

Hugh Town is the largest settlement on the and its administrative centre. The town is situated on the island of , the largest and most populous island in the archipelago, and is located on a narrow isthmus which joins the peninsula known as the Garrison with the rest of the island.

Notable Places in the Area

Town hall
Photo: David Lally, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Public building
, Isles of Scilly was a Wesleyan Methodist church in Hugh Town, Isles of Scilly from 1790. Photo: Andrewrabbott, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: David Lally, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Post office
Photo: Bob Embleton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a coastal settlement on the island of in the , . Photo: John Rostron, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a minor hill with a small settlement, on the island of in the , .

is a village on in the located southeast of Hugh Town. Photo: Matteosoldati, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hugh Town

49.9146° or 49° 54' 52.4" north
-6.3154° or 6° 18' 55.3" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
36 feet (11 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 380755986
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Հյու Թաուն
  • Armenian: Հյուջ Թաուն
  • Basque: Hugh Town
  • Belarusian: Х'ютаўн
  • Belarusian: Хютаўн
  • Belarusian: Х’ютаўн
  • Breton: Tre Huw
  • Cebuano: Hugh Town
  • Chinese: 休鎮
  • Chinese: 休镇
  • Dutch: Hugh Town
  • English: Hugh Town, Cornwall
  • Finnish: Hugh Town
  • French: Hugh Town
  • Frisian: Hugh Town
  • Gaelic (Scots): Tre Huw
  • German: Hugh Town
  • Italian: Hugh Town
  • Japanese: ヒュー・タウン
  • Latin: Hugh Town
  • Macedonian: Хју Таун
  • Norwegian: Hugh Town
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hugh Town
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hugh Town
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Хьютаун
  • Persian: هیو تاون
  • Polish: Hugh Town
  • Romanian: Hugh Town
  • Spanish: Hugh Town
  • Swedish: Hugh Town
  • Turkish: Hugh Town

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