Jurva Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Jurva 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:
SE point of Renaud Island, Biscoe Islands, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of sea-ice specialists grouped in this area, named after Risto Jurva (d. 1953), Finnish oceanographer and pioneer in sea-ice studies (APC, 1959a, p.8; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). Punta Reyes, so called by CAE, 1950-51, after Capt. Carlos Reyes G., of the Chilean Army, a member of the expedition aboard the patrol ship Lautaro (Chile. IHA, 1974, p.241).
No images of this place could be found.