Littlespace Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Littlespace 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:
SW end of Gerlache Strait, Danco Coast, on N side of Ménier Island (q.v.), was called Isla Sucia [=foul island] by AAE because of the navigational dangers near the island (Argentina. MM chart 106a, 1954; Pierrou, 1970, p.674); following survey by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from HMS Protector in December 1956, named Littlespace Island in reference to the difficulty of finding a small area of snow-free rock for a triangulation station (APC, 1959a, p.8; BA chart 3572, 12.viii.1960). Sucia Island (USBGN, 1965, p.106; USOO chart 6692, 1967).
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