Folger Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Folger Rock (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 NW Nelson Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956; in association with the names of nineteenth-century sealers in this area, named after Capt. Tristan Folger, Master of the American sealing ship William and Nancy from Nantucket, which visited the South Shetland Islands, 1820-21, operating from Harmony Cove (APC, 1962, p.13; BA chart 1774, 14.ix.1962).
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