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The late Ms. Ivy Simms
Blue Chip Restaurant has been opened in the settlement of Simms for 56 years, serving visitors and locals
Her Majesty's Prison was recently renovated in the settlement of Simms

Simms is the main and oldest settlement in north Long Island. It is home to descendants of the original settlers, and is well known for the straw creations of the late Miss Ivy Simms, who was renowned for fine, native straw work. She established a small factory in the Simms settlement, where she and her staff produced finely-made straw bags, baskets, hats, and other articles.

Today, there are still many persons here specializing in the art of straw plaiting, and you can purchase one-of-a-kind straw pieces, such as dolls and Christmas ornaments.

For More Information, Contact:

Long Island Tourist Office

Queen's Highway, Salt Pond, LI
(242) 338 8668 · fax (242) 338 8669

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 23.505912000
Longitude: -75.225195000
Elevation: 18 FT (5 M)
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