McNish Island (Cheapman Bay on the south side of South Georgia. It was surveyed by the South Georgia Survey in the period 1951-57, and named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee (UK-APC) for Harry McNish (1874-1930), carpenter on Sir Ernest Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914–1917. The name was changed from McNeish Island to McNish Island in 1998 after submittal of Henry McNish's birth certificate to the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee proved the correct spelling of his surname.) is the larger of two islands lying at the east side of
- "Antarctica Feature Detail: McNish Island". U.S. Department of the Interior: U.S. Geological Survey. 1998-09-25. Retrieved 9 November 2006.
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