Burton Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Burton Rocks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
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 entrance of Neny Fjord, Fallières Coast, were roughly charted by CAE as one rock and called Roca Grumete Sánchez after a sailor of the expedition (Chile. DNH chart 530, 1947); surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1947 and named Burton Rocks after USS Burton Island, the icebreaker which assisted in the relief of RARE and FIDS parties at "Stonington Island" in February 1948 (APC, 1955, p.6; BA chart 3213, 23.iii.1956). Rocas Burton (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.199; IHA, 1974, p.60; Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 9)
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