Name details

Cape Garry

Garry, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cape Garry  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108975

Feature type: Cape

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

SW point of Low Island, was roughly charted and named by Foster in 1829 (Foster and Kendall, chart, 1829a; APC, 1962, p.14; BA chart 3205, 23.xi.1962); further charted by DI, 1930-31. Cabo Wallace, in error (Cape Wallace, q.v.) (Argentina. IGM map, 1946; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.298). The cape was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956. Mys Uollis (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). Cape Wallace (Soviet Union. GUGK map 221, 1973).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 21' 47.8" S
- 63.36328°
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Longitude:
62° 15' 23.7" W
- 62.25658°
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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 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:
31-Aug-1962

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