Name details

Alvaro Cove

Alvaro Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Alvaro Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107497

Feature type: Cove

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

N coast of Bryde Island, Danco Coast, was named Caleta Alvaro, after a military staff officer with the relief ship of AAE, 1950-51 (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1954; Pierrou, 1970, p.162). Alvaro Cove (BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/3, 1-DOS 1979; APC, 1980, p.3). Alvaro Cove ( Admiralty chart 3566, 14.x.1988)

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 51' 00.0" S
- 64.85000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 01' 00.0" W
- 63.01667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Feb-1978

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