Lécuyer Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lécuyer 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 entrance point of Port Lockroy, Wiencke Island, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, and named Pointe Lécuyer after M. Lécuyer, a supporter of the expedition (Charcot, 1906b, p.472; 1908, map p.102); further charted by DI in 1927. Lécuyer Point (BA chart 3213, 14.i.1929; 25.iv.1952; APC, 1955, p.13). Lecuyer [sic] Point (USHO, 1943, p.131; BA chart 3213, 1945). The point was surveyed by FIDS from "Port Lockroy" in 1944. Punta Lecuyer (Chile. DNH chart 510, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p.474; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.180). The point was recharted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit in 1951. Punta Lockroy (Argentina. MM chart 106a, 1954). Lecuver [sic] Point (USHO, 1956, p.29).
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