Date: 8/6/17 11:00 am From: Frank Gallo via CTBirds <ctbirds...> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Falkner, right? Re: Bridled Tern Yes
For what it's worth, Joel Helander titled his book, The Island called Faulkner's. You'll have to read it to find out why.
Frank Gallo, Milford
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On Sunday, August 6, 2017 Roy Harvey via CTBirds <ctbirds...> wrote: >>Maybe it's autocorrect, but there's no "u", right?
Wikipedia, not totally reliable but useful none the less, favors the no "u" non-possessive spelling, but it lists both. So I don't worry about it.
"Falkner Island (also called Faulkner's Island) is a 2.87-acre (1.16 ha) crescent-shaped island located in Long Island Sound 3 miles (5 km) off the coast of Guilford, Connecticut, United States." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falkner_Island