Edisto Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Edisto Rocks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
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:
off-shore rocks W of Neny Island, Marguerite Bay, Fallières Coast, were surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1947 and mapped as one rock; named Edisto Rock after USS Edisto, an icebreaker which assisted in the relief of RARE and FIDS parties at "Stonington Island" in February 1948 (Adie, 1954, p.4; APC, 1955, p.9; BA chart 3213, 23.iii.1956). Roca Edisto (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.199; IHA, 1974, p.112). Air photography by USN, 1966-67, showed the feature to consist of more than one rock. Edisto Rocks (BA chart 3213, 23.ix.1967; APC, 1974, p.4). Rocas Edisto (Chile. IH chart 1604, 1969).
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