Name details

Holluschickie Bay

Holluschickie Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Holluschickie Bay  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109343

Feature type: Bay

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

between Matkah Point and Kotick Point, W James Ross Island, was probably sighted by SwAE in October 1903 (Nordenskjöld and others, 1905, map facing p.316); surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in December 1945; named from the large number of young seals observed near the mouth of the bay by a FIDS party in August 1952, the holluschickie being the young seals in Rudyard Kipling's story The white seal in The jungle book (APC, 1958, p.5; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974). Caleta San Servando [=St Saviour cove] (Argentina. IAA map, [1959c]). Hidden Lake Bay, in association with Hidden Lake (q.v.) (Anderson, 1957, p.186). Holluschikcie [sic] Bay (BA, 1974, p.326).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 59' 00.0" S
- 63.98333°
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Longitude:
58° 15' 00.0" W
- 58.25000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
4-Sep-1957

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