Name details

Lefèvre Point

Lefèvre Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lefèvre Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109782

Feature type: Point

Origin

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:

Narrative

N coast of Doumer Island, Palmer Archipelago, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, and named Pointe Lefèvre-Utile after M. Lefèvre-Utile, a supporter of the expedition (Charcot, 1906b, p.472; 1912, Pl.1); surveyed by FIDS from "Port Lockroy" in 1944. Punta Lefèvre-Utile (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949; [incorrectly referring to a feature 2km to W] Argentina. MM chart 106a, 1954; [correctly indicated] Pierrou, 1970, p.474). Lefèvre-Utile Point (USBGN, 1951, p.31; APC, 1955, p.13). Lefèvre Point (APC, 1960, p.5). Lefevre-Utilie [sic] Point (USHO chart 6693, 1967).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 50' 07.0" S
- 64.83528°
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Longitude:
63° 30' 37.0" W
- 63.51028°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Nov-1949

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