Godfroy Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Godfroy 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:
N point of Petermann Island, Graham Coast, was charted by FAE, 1908-10, in 1909 and named Pointe Godfroy after Sub-Lieutenant René E. Godfroy, of Pourquoi-Pas?, who was responsible for tidal and atmospheric studies on the expedition and who made a sketch survey of the area (Charcot, 1912, Pl.5). Point Godfroy (USHO, 1943, p.138). Punta Godfroy (Argentina. MM chart 107, 1949; Pierrou, 1970, p.395). The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Godfroy Point (APC, 1959a, p.7; USHO, 1963, p.168).
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