Armstrong Reef (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Armstrong Reef (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Reef
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:
off SW Renaud Island, Biscoe Islands, following air photography by FIDASE, 1955-57, and work by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit, 1957-58, was named after Dr Terence Edward Armstrong (1920-1996), English sea-ice specialist; Reader in Arctic Studies, Cambridge University, 1977-83, and Acting Director, SPRI, 1982-83; author of Sea ice north of the USSR (London, 1958) (APC, 1959a, p.4; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). The names of other sea-ice specialists are grouped in this area. Arrecife Espinosa, applied by the CAE after Capt. (F) Mario Espinosa Gazit a, commanding Maipo (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.117). Arrecife Espinoza (Chile. DNH chart 1500, 1963). Islotes Armstrong (Argentina. AA, 1991 p.4)
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