Girdler Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Girdler 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:
E of Beer Island off Holtedahl Bay, Graham Coast, was charted by BGLE in February 1936 and named Girdler Islet because it girdles the entrance to Mutton Cove (Rymill, 1938b; USHO chart 6650, 1947; BA chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.10). Islote Girdler (Argentina. MM, 1957a, p.148; Pierrou, 1970, p.394; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.137). The island was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Islote Girdle [sic] (Argentina. MM, 1958b, p.154). Girdler Island (APC, 1959a, p.7; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960).
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