Dominion of Dougherty Island

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Dougherty Island Dominion
Self-proclaimed British Crown Colony

State Flag
State Flag
Civil Ensign
Civil Ensign
Coat of Arms
Coat of Arms

Motto
Pulchritudo lucis est in mari
(Latin: Beauty is a light in the sea)
Anthem
God Save the Queen
Isle of Imagination (Unofficial)
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1909 map including the Dougherty Island Dominion (center bottom)
Capital cityPort Edward
Official language(s)English
Short nameDougherty Island
DemonymDougherty Islander
Governmentde facto independent, self-governing colonial administration under de-jure British dominion
- MonarchElizabeth II (claimed)
- Governor GeneralFred Parker
Established1841
CurrencyDougherty Island Pound (DIP)

The Dominion of Dougherty Island is a simulationist British Dominion that self-identidies as a micronation. The dominion claims a phantom island located in the sub-antarctic region of the Atlantic Ocean roughly half way between Argentina and Australia.

History

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Discovery

Nimrod Voyage

Political restoration

Government

British colony

Governor

Governor General of Dougherty Island
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Governor's standard
StyleHis Excellency
StatusUnrecognized
SeatGovernment House
AppointerMonarch of the United Kingdom (de jure)
Self appointed (de facto)
Term lengthAt Her Majesty's Pleasure (de jure)
Indefinite (de facto)
Formation2020
First holderFred Parker

See also