Buchanan Passage (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Buchanan Passage (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Passage
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 Hanusse Bay, between Adelaide Island and Liard Island, Loubet Coast, was photographed from the air by RARE in 1947-48; named after Capt. Peter William (later Vice-Adm. Sir Peter) Buchanan, RN (b.1925), commanding HMS Endurance, 1968-70, who showed that the passage can be used to approach Marguerite Bay from the N through The Gullet (APC, 1975, p.3; BA, 1976, p.3; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/10, 1-DOS 1979).
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