Litchfield Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Litchfield Island (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:
forming W side of Arthur Harbour, was surveyed by FIDS in 1955 and named Litchfield Islet after Douglas Bernard Litchfield (b.1927), FIDS general assistant, "Arthur Harbour", 1955-56, who took part in survey and hydrographic work in the area (APC, 1958, p.5; BA chart 3572, 25.vii.1958). Litchfield Island (APC, 1959a, p.8; BA chart 3572, 12.viii.1960). Isla Litchfield (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.168; IHA, 1974, p.185). The island was designated SPA No.17 under the Antarctic Treaty (FCO, 1977, p.5).
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