Daymark 1683 is a newly launched dark rum, 100% produced and distilled in the UK.

Infused with hand-picked Samphire from St Martins and Cornish Sea Salt, it takes both its name and inspiration from the Isles of Scilly.

The poem on the rear label written by the family, describes where the name was derived. 


If you head out from Cornwall’s end,

due West in 30 miles you’ll see,

On Scilly’s shore, our islands door

The Daymark;1683


The lighthouse white and indistinct,

One ship confused the shore.

Then run aground and struck by waves,

four fell to ocean’s floor.


In remedy of tragedy 

the landmark got her stripes.

Now red and white, now we’ll-defined

our island’s guiding light.


This heritage, their character,

that one great fallen mast,

Are spirit to our branded rum,

which honour this island’s past.

Book Tickets Online

Book Tickets

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

Follow Us

Follow Us


Santamana Holdings, Tanglewood, Hugh Street, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, TR21 0LR

Add Daymark 1683 Rum to your Itinerary

Contact this Business

Close window

Call direct on:


Close window

Call direct on:


View Map

  1. Situated at the front of the Town Hall on St. Mary's, pop in to browse the shop and enjoy…

    0.12 miles away
  2. The Isles of Scilly’s first open air cinema has arrived! Relax in front of the big…

    0.13 miles away
  1. At Scilly Spirit Distillery we offer tours of our Island Gin making, to see our 500 litre…

    0.81 miles away
  2. Salakee farm offer free range, island reared local duck meat on the Isles of Scilly.

    1.17 miles away
  3. Situated in the tranquil and beautiful Holy Vale on the Nature Trail at the heart of St.…

    1.28 miles away
  4. Handweaving and spinning. Passionate about natural fibres. .

    2.02 miles away
  5. My tiny studio is nestled down on one of the old, minuscule flower pieces - a pebble's…

    2.09 miles away
  6. The unique Valhalla collection is situated within Tresco Abbey Garden and contains some…

    2.24 miles away
  7. The sub-tropical Abbey Garden is a glorious exception; a perennial Kew without the glass,…

    2.3 miles away
  8. We make jewellery that is worn across Scilly, the UK and beyond.

    3.53 miles away
  9. Scilly's postal flower service. Sending gift boxes of scented island flowers by 1st class…

    3.54 miles away
Previous Next