Furzey Island

Furzey Island is an island in in the county of . The island lies to the south of the larger . Seen from the water, or adjoining land, the island looks like another wild pineclad island.

Notable Places in the Area

, also archaically known as Branksea, is the largest of the islands in in the county of , England. is situated 1 mile northeast of Furzey Island.

is an island in in the county of . is situated 2,200 feet southwest of Furzey Island.

, also known historically as Branksea Castle, was originally a Device Fort constructed by Henry VIII between 1545 and 1547 to protect in , England, from the threat of French attack. is situated 1¼ miles east of Furzey Island. Photo: reemul, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 3,200 feet northeast of Furzey Island. Photo: Omanihunter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Photo: Omanihunter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small peninsula or spit crossing the mouth of on the coast at in , .

is a large coastal town and seaport in , on the south coast of England. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Furzey Island

50.6831° or 50° 40' 59.3" north
-1.9854° or 1° 59' 7.3" west
Open Location Code
13 feet (4 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 2941740
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Furzey Island
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Furzey Island
  • Spanish: Isla Furzey

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