Perhaps the bird of the Scilly season for many this individual would often spend long periods in Standing Stones field where it was often difficult to see. I was fortunate enough to be in the hide when the bird dropped in.
An image of a Common Snipe is below for comparison. Taken at the same location and from the same hide though the following day and in improved light

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Wilson's Snipe - The Lower Moors, St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly October 2007  
UK Rarity Photo Pages
Scilly 2007