Holmes Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Holmes Rock (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
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:
rising 45m above sea level off W side of Aitcho Islands, English Strait, South Shetland Islands, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956; in association with the names of nineteenth-century sealers in this area, named after Capt. Jeremiah Holmes, Master of the American sealing ship Emeline (Emeline Island, q.v.) from Stonington, who visited the South Shetland Islands, 1820-21 (APC, 1962, p.16; BA chart 1774, 19.vii.1968).
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