Name details

Bryde Channel

Bryde Channel (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bryde Channel  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107995

Feature type: Channel

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

between Lemaire Island and Bryde Island, Danco Coast, was roughly charted by BeAE in February 1898 (Lecointe, 1903, Carte 5); following the usage of whalers, so named in association with Bryde Island (q.v.) by BAE, 1920-22 (Lester, 1920-22a, Vol. 3, p.139; Bagshawe, 1939, p.233; APC, 1960, p.3; BA chart 3566, 25.viii.1961). Lemaire Channel (Lester, 1920-22a, Vol. 4, p.51). Canal Lientur, so called by CAE, 1949-50, after the patrol ship Lientur of the expedition (Chile. DNH chart 511, 1951; IHA, 1974, p.184). Canal Argentino (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.270c; [referring collectively to this feature and to South Channel] MM chart 106, 1954; [referring collectively to this feature and to Ferguson Channel, q.v.] MM chart 129, 1957; Pierrou, 1970, p.171). Canal Argentino (Brazo Norte) (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.256). Lientur Channel (USBGN, 1965, p.100). The channel was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 50' 00.0" S
- 64.83333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 59' 00.0" W
- 62.98333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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:
23-Sep-1960

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