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Barry Island
Barry Island is located in Antarctica
Barry Island
Barry Island
Location in Antarctica
Location in Antarctica
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 68°07′47″S 67°06′11″W / 68.12972°S 67.10306°W / -68.12972; -67.10306
Archipelago Debenham Islands
Length 0.34 km (0.211 mi)
Width 0.25 km (0.155 mi)
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Population Uninhabited

Barry Island is an island lying in the centre of the Debenham Islands, off the west coast of Graham Land. Barry Island was charted by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under John Riddoch Rymill, who used Barry Island for a base in 1936 and 1937. Barry Island was named by John Riddoch Rymill for Kenneth Barry Lempriere Debenham (1920–43), the eldest son of Frank Debenham, member of the British Graham Land Expedition Advisory Committee (BGLE Advisory Committee). The Argentinian base San Martín is located on this island.

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