Daedalus Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Daedalus Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
NE entrance point of Plata Passage, Danco Coast, was roughly charted by BeAE, 7 February 1898; called Punta Zapato [=shoe point] by AAE, presumably in reference to its shape (Argentina. MM chart 129, 1957); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Portal Point", 1957-59; in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after Daedalus who, with Icarus in Greek mythology (Icarus Point, q.v.), made wings and became the first to fly (APC, 1960, p.3; BA chart 3566, 25.viii.1961). Zapato Point (USBGN, 1965, p.108).
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