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It is located on a bay of the same name, and is on the south east coast of the island. Fox Bay takes its name, like the Warrah Riverfrom the Falkland fox, an animal locally called the warrah and now extinct. Fox Bay East's houses are scattered around a common.
There are a school, a shop, and a post office which was founded in the s. There is also a social club, and a refuelling base for RAF helicopters. In the post office building since is a small postal museum.
Fox Bay West was once as large as FBE, but since the farm was subdivided and sold off in the number of residents has diminished. Until the s, the track between the two settlements was "so bad that [it was] often impassable in the winter months"  but an all-weather track was built in the early s, improving communications between the two settlements.
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Bahía Buen Suceso was a 5,ton fleet transport that was serving as a logistic ship, intended to resupply the scattered Argentine garrisons around the islands. Because it was so close to houses, the Harriers used their 30 mm ADEN cannons rather than general-purpose bombs. They succeeded in damaging the ship's bridge and engine room, and also setting fire to a sesso in Fox Bay store and workshop ashore.
One of the Harriers was hit in the tail by a 7. Once the war ended, she was towed away to San Carlos Water by the tug Irishman. On 27 April, 14 people from Stanley whom the Argentines considered "undesirable" were sent to Fox Bay and placed under house sesso in Fox Bay for the duration of the Argentine occupation, some of whom were members of the Falkland Islands Defence Force. A number of Argentine landmines are still around Fox Bay West, sesso in Fox Bay many of the mine related accidents in the Falklands have occurred here.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Fox Bay West. Not to be confused with Foxe Basin in Canada. Archived sesso in Fox Bay the original PDF on Retrieved Peter Owen.