Cugnot Ice Piedmont (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cugnot Ice Piedmont (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Piedmont
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:
NW side of Prince Gustav Channel, Trinity Peninsula, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-61; in association with the names of pioneers of overland mechanical transport grouped in this area, named after Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot (1724-1804), French military engineer who designed and built the first fullsized vehicle propelled by its own engine (steam), in 1769 (APC, 1964, p.3; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974).
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