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Interesting Guernsey Facts
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In the 1800’s, wealthy French residents fleeing the revolution, set
up home in the islands and many of the Town houses one sees today were
built during this era. In St Peter Port, much of the harbor had been
built by 1865.
The French writer Victor Hugo wrote some of his best-known works while in exile in Guernsey, including Les Misérables. His home in St. Peter Port, Hauteville House, is now a museum.
Guernsey bailiwick (2005 est. pop. 65,000) includes Alderney, Sark, Herm, Brechou, Jethou, and smaller islands.