Sanday.—island, Small Isles par., Inner Hebrides,
Argyllshire, off E. side of Canna island, and 4 miles
NW. of Rum island, pop. 62; measures If by % mile,
and is connected with Canna at low water.—2. Sanday,
one of the largest of the North Isles of Orkney, com-
prising the 2 pars, of Lady, and Cross and Burness,
pop. 2082; P.O., T.O.; is very irregular in form and
very flat, and has a light sandy soil.
Sandbacb, market town, par., and township withry.
sta. (Sandbach Junction), Cheshire, 4% miles NE. of
Crewe—par., 16,310 ac., pop., 10,219; town and town-
ship, 2584 ac., pop. 5493; P.O., T.O., 2 Banks, 1 news-
paper. Market-day, Thursday. Sandbach has mfrs. of
boots and shoes, ironworks, wireworks, fustian factories,
&c., and (in the neighbourhood) saltworks. It has a
spacious grammar school, and in the market-place are
two antique obelisks.
Sandbacb Heatb, eccl dist., Sandbach par., Cheshire,
Sandbank, quoad sacra par. and vil., Dunoon and
Kilmun par., Argyllshire, on S. side of Holy Loch, 2£
miles NW. of Dunoon, pop. 570; P.O., T.O.; is a
summer resort, and has a hotel and a pier.
Sandbeck Park, seat of the Earl of Scarborough,
Maltby par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles SW.
Sandborough, hamlet, Hamstall Rid ware par.,
Staffordshire, 7 miles N. of Lichfield.
Sandbourne, seat, near Bewdley, Worcestershire.
Sandbrook, seat, 3% m. S. of Tullow, E. co. Carlow.
Sandcroft. See Elmham, South.
Sandel Heath, 2 m. N. of Fordingbridge, Hants ; P.O.
Sandend, fishing vil., Fordyce par., Banffshire, on
Sandend Bay, 2% miles AY. of Portsoy.
Sanderay, island, Barra par., Outer Hebrides, Inver-
ness-shire, 3% miles S. of Barra island, pop. 10; con-
sists of a single hill of gneiss, alt. 800 ft.
Sanderlngham. See Sandringham.
Sanders Park, seat, near Charleville, N. co. Cork.
Sanderstead, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Surrey, 3
miles SE. of Croydon, 2268 ac., pop. 382 ; near the vil.
is Sanderstead Court, seat.
San dll eld, hamlet, Willoughby par., Lincolnshire, 2
miles SE. of Alford.
Sandford.—vil., Sonning par., Berks, 3 miles E. of
Reading. See Woodley and Sandford.—2. Sand-
ford, par. and vil., Devon—par., 7793 ac., pop. 1485;
vil., 2 miles NW. of Crediton; P.O.—3. Sandford,
vil., Morden par., Dorset, 4% miles N. of Wareham.—
4. Sandford, vil., Godshill par., Isle of AVight, 5%
miles SE. of Newport.—5. Sandford, vil., Prees par.,
Shropshire, 5 miles AV. of Market Drayton ; in vicinity
is the seat of Sandford nail.—6. Sandford, hamlet,
AYest Felton par., Shropshire, 5% miles SE. of Oswestry ;
in vicinity is Sandford Hall, seat.—7. Sandford,
hamlet (ry. sta. Sandford and Banwell), Winscombe
par., Somerset, 3% miles NW. of Axbridge.—S. Sand-
ford, hamlet, AVarcop par., AYestmorland, on river
Eden, 3 miles SE. of Appleby.
Sandford, vil., Stonehouse par., Lanarkshire, 1%
mile SE. of Strathaven.
Sandford, Dry, cum Cothlll, eccl. dist., Abingdon
St Helen, and Marcham pars., Berks, pop. 272.
Sandford Bay, Peterhead par., Aberdeenshire.
Sandford Orcas, par. and vil., Somerset — par.,
1091 ac., pop. 255; vil., on SE. verge of co., 3 miles
NW. of Sherborne; P.O.
Sandford St Martin, par. and vil., Oxfordshire—
par., 2292ac., pop. 485; vil. ,4 m. SAV. of Deddington; p. O.
Sandford on Thames, par. and vil., Oxfordshire—
par., 1005 ac., pop. 318; vil., on river Thames, 3 miles
SE. of Oxford; P.O.; contains the Sandford Paper-
works ; Sandford Park, seat, is in vicinity.
Sandgate, small town and eccl. dist. with ry. sta.,
Cheriton and Folkestone pars., Kent, 1% mile SAY. of
Folkestone and within the pari, limits of Hythe—dist.,
pop. 2056; town, pop. 1669; P.O., T.o., and P.O., t.o.
at Sandgate Boad, 1 Bank, 1 newspaper. Sandgate
has rapidly risen into repute as a watering-place, its
sheltered position attracting numerous visitors. Sand-
gate Castle, erected in 1539 by Henry VIII., forms one
of the defences of the coast; the castle was materially
strengthened in 1806.
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