Farne

Farne or Ferne Isles, The, also called the Staples, a group of 17 isles 2 m. off the NE. coast of Northumberland, many of which are mere rocks visible only at low-water; are marked by two lighthouses, and are associated with a heroic rescue by Grace Darling (q.v.) in 1838; on House Isle are the ruins of a Benedictine priory; about 50 people have their homes upon the larger isles.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Farmers-General * Farnese
Faraday, Michael
Faraizi
Farel, William
Faria y Sousa, Manuel de
Farinata
Farinelli, Carlo
Farini, Luigo Carlo
Farmer, Richard
Farmer George
Farmers-General
Farne
Farnese
Farnese, Alessandro
Farnese, Alessandro
Farnese, Pietro Luigi
Faroe Islands
Farquhar, George
Farr, William
Farragut, David Glasgow
Farrar, Frederick William
Fasces