Broken Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Broken Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
in Square Bay, Fallières Coast, was surveyed by BGLE and at first thought to be a promontory; named Broken Island when, on 6 August 1936, it was found to be broken from the mainland by a stretch of water (Rymill, 1938a, p.159, map facing p.432; BA chart 3196, 12.xi.1948; DCS 601 sheet 6766, 1954; APC, 1955, p.6). Isla Broken (Chile. DNH chart LIII, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.56). Isla Rota [sic], in error [=rock island] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.296). Isla Roca, as rejected name (Argentina. MM, 1957a, p.158). Isla Quebrada [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM, 1957a, p.158; Pierrou, 1970, p.613).
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