Cornish Islands (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cornish Islands (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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, Loubet Coast, were photographed from the air by RARE in 1947-48 and by FIDASE in 1956-57; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Dr Vaughan Cornish (1862-1948), English geographer who made pioneer investigations on snow-drift forms, 1901-14; author of Waves of sand and snow (London, 1914) (APC, 1960, p. 3; BA chart 3571, 14.vii.1961). Islotes Cornish (Chile. DNH, 1962, p. 185; IHA, 1974, 85).
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