Angot Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Angot Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
S point of Hoseason Island, Palmer Archipelago, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, and named Pointe Angot after Charles-Alfred Angot (1848-1924), French physician and meteorologist; Vice-President of the Bureau Central Méteorologique, Paris, 1908-14, and member of the Commission appointed by the Ministre de la Marine to publish the scientific results of FAE, 1903-05 (Charcot, 1906b, p.ii, 69). Angot Point (BA chart 1238, ix.1908; 3205, ii.ix.1938; APC, 1955, p.4). i Cabo Barrow, in error (Cape Barrow, q.v.) (Riso Patron S., 1908, end map). Cap Barrow, in error (Matha and Rey, 1911, p.55). Barrow Point, in error (BA, 1916, view facing p.402). Algot [sic] P. (HA chart, 1928). Punta Angot (Chile. DNH chart LI, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p.167; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.29. The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956. Cape Barrow, in error (USHO, 1960, p.351, 4th view.)
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