Cave Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cave Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Cave
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:
one of the Meade Islands (q.v.), off Duff Point, Greenwich Island, was discovered by the early sealers and named Cave Rock from its "large cavern which affords good shelter in bad weather" (Fildes, 1821c; BA, 1916, p.390). Cove [sic] Rock (USHO, 1943, p.97). Roca Bóveda [=cave rock] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.216). Following air photography by FIDASE in 1956-57, the feature was re-named Cave Island (APC, 1962, p.8; DOS 610 sheet W 62 60, 1968).
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