Damocles Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Damocles 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:
E of Toynbee Glacier, Alexander Island, on George VI Sound, was photographed from the air by BGLE, 1 February 1937; surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1948 and so named because the ice cliffs, overhanging a geological collecting station there, seemed like the sword of Damocles (APC, 1955, p.8; DOS 610 sheet W 69 70, 1960).
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