Entrance Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Entrance 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:
marking S entrance via Neptunes Bellows of Port Foster, Deception Island, was known to the nineteenth-century sealers; called Punta Caupolicán by CAE, 1947, after Caupolicán, hero of the Arauco War in the sixteenth century (Chile. DNH chart 501, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.70); following survey by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit, 1948-49, named Entrance Point (BA chart 3202, 23.ix.1949; APC, 1955, p.9). Punta Entrada [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM chart 100, 1953; Pierrou, 1970, p.342). Pointe Entrance (France. SHM, 1954, p.46). Punta Fildes, in error for Fildes Point (q.v.) (Zavatti, 1958, Tav. 9).
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