Name details

Goudier Island

Goudier Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Goudier Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109072

Feature type: Island

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

in Port Lockroy (q.v.), Wiencke Island, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, and named Îlot Goudier after E. Goudier, Chief Engineer in the expedition ship Français (Charcot, 1906b, p.xix, 471). Goudier Islet (Charcot, [1911b], p.58; BA, 1916, p.405; 1948, p.198; chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.11). Île Goudier (Matha and Rey, 1911, Pl.4). Goudier Öya (HA chart, 1927). The island was recharted by DI in 1927. Goudier Island (BA chart 3213, 14.i.1929; APC, 1959a, p.7; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960). The FIDS station called "Base A" or "Port Lockroy" was established on the island, 16 February 1944, and occupied almost continuously until 16 January 1962. An astronomical fix was obtained on the island in 1944. Islote Cordier [sic] (Ihl C. and Ayala A., 1947, p.70). Islita Goudieer [sic] (Flores Silva, 1947, p.252). Isla Goudier (Chile. DNH chart 510, 1947). Gourmier [sic] Island (Glasgow Evening News, 26 January 1950). Islote Goudier (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.273; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.139). Gaudier [sic] Islet (USHO, 1956, p.29). Islotes [sic] Goudier (Pierrou, 1970, p.397).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 30.0" S
- 64.82500°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 29' 36.0" W
- 63.49333°
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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 Identifier:
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:
20-Sep-1955

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