Name details

Deliverance Point

Deliverance Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Deliverance Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108469

Feature type: Point

Origin

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:

Narrative

N entrance point of Collins Bay, Graham Coast, was charted by FAE, 1908-10, in 1909 and named Cap de la Délivrance or Pointe de la Délivrance because J.-B. Charcot (Charcot Bay, q.v.), R. Godfroy (Godfroy Point, q.v.) and E. Gourdon (Gourdon Peak, q.v.) were rescued from there by Pourquoi-Pas? after "fighting the ice for six days in the picket boat" (Charcot, 1910, photograph p.75; 1912, Pl. 4). Deliverance Point (Charcot, [1911b ], p.77; APC, 1959a, p.5; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960; USBGN, 1960, p.2). Cape Deliverance, Point Deliverance (USHO, 1943, p.139, 143). Délivrance Point (USBGN, 1956, p.104). The feature was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Punta Délivrance (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.97).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 18' 00.0" S
- 65.30000°
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Longitude:
64° 07' 00.0" W
- 64.11667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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