Cockerell Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cockerell Peninsula (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peninsula
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:
between Huon Bay and Lafond Bay, Trinity Peninsula, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57 and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-61 (BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974); in association with the names in this area of pioneers of overland mechanical transport, named after Sir Christopher (Sydney) Cockerell (1910-1999), British inventor of the hovercraft from 1953 onwards (APC, 1980, p.3).
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