Léonie Islands (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Léonie Islands (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
including Léonie Island (q.v.), Anchorage Island, Lagoon Island and Limpet Island in entrance of Ryder Bay, SE Adelaide Island, were charted by FAE, 1908-10, in January 1909 and further charted by BGLE in February 1936, when the name of the largest island was also applied to the whole group (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.496; APC, 1955, p.13; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/4 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978; BA chart 3462, 11.i.1980). Islas Léonie (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.272; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.182). Léonie Islets (BA, 1948, p.211; chart 3196, 12.xi.1948). The islands were further surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-50, and charted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from HMS Endurance, 1976-77.
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