Sprey Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Sprey Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The mostly ice-covered island 1.23 km long in SW-NE direction and 460 m wide in the Dannebrog Islands group of Wilhelm Archipelago in the Antarctic Peninsula region. Surface area 27.94 ha. Situated 124 m S of Shut Island, 2.4 km WNW of Taralezh Island, 640 m NNW of Bodloperka Island and 1.64 km E of Skoba Island.
So named because of its shape supposedly resembling a spray bottle ('sprey' in Bulgarian), and in association with other descriptive names of islands in the area.
No images of this place could be found.