Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut
From the island the old Indian Harbor Yacht Club could be seen.
The island was once a popular picnic and swimming spot.
1895 -- the town made an offer to buy the island, but the residents of Belle Haven wanted the island to remain private.
1908 -- John D. Chapman, a New York stockbroker, purchased the island. On the island he built a Tudor style mansion.
Frederick and Patricia Supper of Palm Beach made their home here.
After the deaths of the Suppers, the island was purchased by the uncle of Dodi al-Fayed. The uncle hoped that his nephew and Princess Diana would live on the island after their marriage.
(Source: William J. Clark. 2002. Images of America: Greenwich. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Press.)
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