Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Krivus Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Krivus Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The mostly ice-covered island on the E side of Johannessen Harbour in the Pitt island group of Biscoe Islands. Situated 1.15 km SSW of Vaugondy Island, 1.23 km W of Jingle Island, 910 m N of Weller Island and 2.05 km E of Snodgrass Island. The feature extends 920 m in N-S direction and 1.06 km in E-W direction. British mapping in 1971. Named after the medieval fortress of Krivus in Southern Bulgaria.
No images of this place could be found.