Jacquinot Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Jacquinot Rocks (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:
off-shore NE of Marescot Point, Trinity Peninsula, were surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in September 1946 and named after Honoré Jacquinot (b.1814), Surgeon 3rd class in Zélée of FAE, 1837-40, which sailed along this coast in 1838 (d'Urville, 1841, p.xlviii) (BA chart 3205, 23.ix.1949; APC, 1955, p.12; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974). Rocas Jacquinot (Chile. DNH chart 503, 1951; IHA, 1974, p.163). The rocks were photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57.
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