Huitfeldt Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Huitfeldt 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:
SW end of Barilari Bay, Graham Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Prospect Point", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of skimountaineering grouped in this area, named after Fritz Huitfeldt (1851-1938), Norwegian skier; author of Lerbuch des Skilaufens (Berlin, 1890), one of the earliest skiing manuals, and designer of the Huitfeldt ski-binding, the standard binding from 1894 to c. 1935 (APC, 1959a, p.7; BA chart 3573, 26.viii. 1960).
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