Emeline Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Emeline Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
one of the Aitcho Islands, English Strait, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57; in association with the names of nineteenth-century sealers in this area, named after the American sealing ship Emeline (Capt. Jeremiah Holmes, Holmes Rock, q.v.), which visited the South Shetland Islands, 1820-21, operating from Clothier Harbour (APC, 1962, p.12; BA chart 1774, 19.vii.1968). Emmeline [sic] Island (BA, 1974, p.165).
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