Larvik Harbour (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Larvik Harbour (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Harbour
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 of Lagrange Peak, SE Brabant Ialand, was roughly charted by BAE, 1920-22, and so named after the town Larvik, S Norway, following the usage of whalers (Lester's amendments to Johannessen, chart, [1919-20]; APC, 1986, p3). Larvick [sic] Harbour (Bagshawe, 1939, p.176). The feature was further charted by AAE, 1949-50, from the tugboat Chiriguano (Chiriguano Bay, q.v.) and called Bahía Denise after the Brazilian fiancée of a ship's officer (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949; Pierrou, 1970, p.307); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Bigo Bay (q.v.), in error (USHO, 1960, p.368, third view).
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