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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Port Stanley
Port Stanley, also known as Stanley (briefly renamed Puerto Argentino during the Argentine occupation in the Falklands War), is the capital and only town in the Falkland Islands, located on the isle of East Falkland.
Stanley Airport, used by internal flights, and connections to British bases in Antarctica was opened in 1979 (previously internal flights were by seaplane).
It is the principal community and port of the Falkland Islands and is served by an airport opened in 1979.
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  Port Stanley
Port Stanley, also known as Stanley, is the only "major" town and capital of the Falkland Islands, located on East Falkland Island.
It is the principal community and port of the Falkland Islands and is served by an airport opened in 1979.
Port Stanley was made capital of the Falklands in 1842.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/po/Port_Stanley.html   (128 words)

 Welcome to Port Stanley, Ontario
With one of the finest stretches of sandy beach on the north shore of Lake Erie, the village is a popular destination for day-trippers and for those who want to stay a little longer.
Port Stanley has a strong artistic community with many galleries and artists studios.
To reach the municipal government for Port Stanley call 1-519-631-4860 or visit their website.
www.port-stanley.com   (495 words)

 Science Fair Projects - Port Stanley, Ontario
Port Stanley is a village in the Municipality of Central Elgin, Ontario located on the north shore of Lake Erie at the mouth of Kettle Creek.
Port Stanley has a large sheltered harbour operated by Transport Canada.
Lord Stanley later became Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and the father of Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby, Governor General of Canada, ice hockey enthusiast and donor of the first Stanley Cup in 1893.
www.all-science-fair-projects.com /science_fair_projects_encyclopedia/Port_Stanley%2C_Ontario   (324 words)

 PPARC Road Map Projects
Port Stanley is located in a sector not covered by other ionosondes and in the region of the South Atlantic Anomaly in the Earth's magnetic field.
Port Stanley has one of the longest data sets in the southern hemisphere and is located away from any similar instrumentation.
The Port Stanley ionosonde continues one of the longest sequences of ionospheric data in the southern hemisphere; this sequence was started in 1945.
www.pparc.ac.uk /roadmap/rmProject.aspx?q=59&tx=1   (402 words)

 Port Stanley's Tourism Sector - Canadian Geographic Magazine
The general consensus of the 2,385 people living in the port is that rain and clouds are much more threatening than zebra mussels or high levels of bacteria in the water.
Port Stanley fishermen have raised their quota by 45 percent this year … how would that be possible if Lake Erie was dying?”
It is as though citizens of Port Stanley believe a can of paint and a paintbrush can disguise the evils lurking just at the edge of the community.
www.canadiangeographic.ca /Magazine/so03/Etcetera/stanley.asp   (1010 words)

 Port Stanley, ON News
By Patrick Brennan Times-Journal Staff PORT STANLEY -- Rev. Charlotte Brown is the first to admit she's never fished herself, but that doesn't mean she doesn't respect those who do man the boats.
Port Stanley resident Ron Blair stands by the newly made parking area on a section of Propsect Street.
Emily Morgan, the effervescent Port Stanley teenager who left an imprint on every heart she touched, lost her long battle with cystic fibrosis Saturday, just three months shy of the fifth anniversary of her...
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 Assault on Port Stanley
The first scenario Assault on Port Stanley has been play balanced for play against two Human Players and is presented as a PBEM play only scenario.
Historically the British forces secured all hills before advancing onto Stanley so as to ensure that their ART and spotters had a clear line of sight to the town.
Whilst it is possible to take Stanley and the port without first securing the hill top objectives your generals will punish you (by way of missing out on crucial VPs) for not following their orders.
www.ssg.com.au /Run5/scenarios/falklands.htm   (856 words)

 Port Stanley Port Reviews
With a population of approximately 2000, 2/3 of which live in Port Stanley, Falkland Island is the smallest, most remote capital city in the world.
This very unique port is built on the north facing slope of the island to catch the sun year round and overlooks Stanley Harbour.
Houses with brightly corrugated metal roofs dot the hillside and are a striking contrast to the surrounding countryside.
www.southamericaportreviews.com /PortStanley.htm   (745 words)

 Falkland Islands - Stanley
he capital, Stanley, is on East Falkland and is the only town in the islands.
The atmosphere of Stanley is decidedly friendly and rural - a lack of city hustle and bustle, no traffic lights, little traffic, small streets, greetings from passers-by.
The harbor at Stanley is the greatest graveyard of 19th century shipping in the world.
www.ladatco.com /fk-sty.htm   (579 words)

 Destination Oceans – Port Stanley, Falkland Islands Cruise Packages
When you visit Port Stanley you will step into a beautiful world that is unlike anywhere else on the planet.
The rich ecology of the Falkland Islands blends seamlessly with the quaint town life of Port Stanley.
While you are in the town of Port Stanley, you should make a visit to the Falkland Island Museum.
www.destinationoceans.com /Locations/Port-Stanley.cfm   (429 words)

 Cruise to Stanley
Stanley, the capital city of the Falklands, is located on East Falkland and is the only "town" in the islands.
Anyone lucky enough to have fair seas and the ability to arrive in Stanley Harbor is immediately struck by the view of the colorful corrugated metal roofs of the town's structures, which are visible from the ship.
Stanley's main street follows the waterfront; the town rises somewhat behind it.
www.cruisecritic.com /ports/newport.cfm?ID=171   (1422 words)

 Port Stanley - Helicopter Database
As Port Stanley airport, this was the main air link with the South American continent through scheduled services.
Ironically, given later events, some of Port Stanley airport's facilities were improved through Argentine Government investment including an upgraded runway and radio navigation aids for flights between the mainland and the islands.
After the 1982 war ended, runways were repaired by 24 Jun 1982 and lengthened and the base opened as RAF Stanley in Oct 1982.
www.helis.com /database/go/fk_port_stanley.php   (142 words)

 Apartments for Rent in Port Stanley, Washington - WA Apartment Finder
Port Stanley apartment renting can be simplified with the touch of a button by accessing our free classified ads.
We have free Port Stanley apartments for rent and rooms for rent listings for furnished apartments, single rental units, section 8, even whole buildings as well as cheap, affordable low income housing apartments for rent in Washington.
Our Port Stanley classified ads are for the public to view free of charge.
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 Book the perfect cruise vacation at discount prices.
Stanley, also called Port Stanley, only town and, since 1842, capital of the Falkland Islands, a British dependent territory in the South Atlantic Ocean.
Stanley was an important base for Antarctic whaling operations and a British naval base during World War II, but its port now serves mostly merchant ships.
A large garrison of British troops was stationed near Stanley in 1983 after the defeat of invading Argentine forces the previous year.
www.icruise.com /cruise_content/port_Stanley.shtml   (213 words)

 Condos in Port Stanley, Ontario
If you are interested in purchasing property in Port Stanley, Ontario you will find a wide selection of homes to choose from.
If you are considering a property purchase in Port Stanley, check local real estate listings or discuss your options with a real estate agent.
Port Stanley may offer some attractive condominium options.
www.realestateproperty.ca /secure/condos/ontario/port_stanley.html   (273 words)

 CEC: Closed Canadian Parks - Stanley Beach Park
The London & Port Stanley Railway, built in 1856, drew many outsiders to the area for relaxation and recreation in the warm summer months.
The local railroad, The London and Port Stanley Railway, which had started in 1856 to service the area, was not doing all that well in the early 1870s; and so was leased to a succession of other railroad companies which ran the business.
Stanley Beach faded further in the 1950s as more and more attractions closed their doors.
cec.chebucto.org /ClosPark/StanBech.html   (3503 words)

 Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas) current local time from WorldTimeServer.com
A comprehensive list of other locations in addition to Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas) is also available which you can view current time by country name or by city name.
Current Weather in Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
Get a chart comparing the time of day in Port Stanley, Falkland Islands (Malvinas) with all of the other locations you are interested in.
www.worldtimeserver.com /current_time_in_FK.aspx?city=Port_Stanley   (422 words)

 Port Stanley Mortgages
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The amounts below are the average income of Canadians living in Port Stanley who have submitted an inquiry using the pre-approval application on the CanEquity Mortgage web site.
Note: Commercial loan amounts were not included for this section, only residential mortgages from Port Stanley, Ontario were used.
www.canequity.com /ontario/port_stanley-mortgages.htm   (206 words)

 Port Stanley News.com, Your Number One Source for News in Port Stanley, Ontario, Canada, Elgin County, Lake Erie, News, ...
Seeing a rate of evaporation lower Lake Erie levels in less than three months by the amount which normally occurs over an entire fall and winter season should set off alarm bells in the mind of everyone who relies on the Great Lakes as their drinking water source.
The most interesting part about last night's Central Elgin Planning meeting was the Public Meeting over the proposed Prespa development at William and Edith Cavell in Port Stanley, and in his absence Councillor Gerald Reu missed it all.
In Port Stanley we have observed a significant drop in Lake Erie levels over the fall months of this year.
www.portstanleynews.com   (416 words)

 Welcome to Port Stanley
The Port Stanley Business Improvement Area has been allocated a levy to be used for beautification, promotion and economic development.
In Partnership with the Heritage Port group we have posted historical displays in the windows of those businesses that are vacant.
The purpose of this commercial will be to promote Port Stanley as a once in a lifetime location to live and to visit.
www.port-stanley.com /BIA/issue1.html   (786 words)

 Port Stanley, Ontario - Definition, explanation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Located on the north shore of Lake Erie, it is sometimes referred to as the province's best kept secret with much to offer the visitor and tourist.
Offers six cottages available to rent in the Port Stanley area, minutes from private beach and downtown.
Branches in Aylmer, Bayham township, Belmont, Dutton, Port Burwell, Port Stanley, Rodden, Sheddon, Springfield, Vienna, and West Lorne Located in St. Thomas, Ontario.
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 at PORT BRUCE - Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
A Romantic Village at the mouth of Catfish Creek, on the north shore of Lake Erie, township of Malahide, county of Elgin.
Thomas, a station of the London and Port Stanley railway, 17 miles, fare 62c.
The Port Stanley weather buoy #45132 (11 miles south of Port Stanley).
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 Port Stanley site   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The sounder at Port Stanley is a Lowell Digisonde, DPS-1.
The importance of these long data sequences was highlighted recently when M.Jarvis from the British Antarctic Survey used data from the Stanley ionosonde (amongst others) to show that the height of the ionospheric layers is decreasing, as predicted by climate change models.
Detecting such ionisation with the Stanley ionosonde could help predict periods when satellites are particularly vulnerable to this radiation.
www.wdc.rl.ac.uk /ionosondes/falsite.html   (165 words)

 Port Stanley, Canada Surf Forecast, Tides, Surfcam and Sea Conditions
Port Stanley, Canada Surf Forecast, Tides, Surfcam and Sea Conditions
Port Stanley in Lake Erie is an exposed beach break that has consistent surf The best wind direction is from the north northeast.
At the moment, we display the current current weather observations / forecast for Port Stanley, tide data, sea temperature and a growing list of Surfcams.
www.surf-forecast.com /breaks/PortStanley.shtml   (203 words)

 London & Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas and Port Stanley over the former right-of-way of the London & Port Stanley Railway.
Later sold to Bob Weare and moved to Port Stanley, ON with plans for restoration.
Port Stanley Terminal Rail is a year round tourist operation.
www.trainweb.org /elso/lps.htm   (1733 words)

 Airfare to Port Stanley - Discount Port Stanley Airline Tickets
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 Port Stanley, Ontario - Official Port Stanley BIA Website | PortStanley / Index
Looking for accommodations in Port Stanley or dining or shopping we hope this site provides you with the information you need to help you make great choices in our quiet and relaxing harbour village.
Whether it is the sounds of the surf or the sights of the sea, Port Stanley is the place to be.
P.S. Join us in Port Stanley, where we think it is.....
www.portstanley.net   (290 words)

 Port Stanley Bed and Breakfasts
Find the perfect Port Stanley Ontario Bed and Breakfasts and Inns.
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 Port Stanley Real Estate Listings - Port Stanley Homes For Sale By Owner
Port Stanley, Ontario Land For Sale- listings for lots and vacant (undeveloped) land for sale
Port Stanley, Ontario New Listings - all new listings (listings that are less than 30 days old)
Port Stanley, Ontario Open Houses - all future open house events that are scheduled
ontario.propertysold.ca /port-stanley   (311 words)

 Crystal Cruises - Port Information
The Falkland Islands are situated some 350 miles east of Tierra del Fuego, 1,000 miles north of Antarctica and, as the locals claim, a mere 8,000 miles from Britain.
Port Stanley is home to the majority of the island's residents -1,990 out of a total population of 2,490.
These 700 islands have long been of historical importance to scientists and seamen alike.
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