Matkah Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Matkah Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
If this information is incorrect, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
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:
N entrance point of Holluschickie Bay, James Ross Island, was probably sighted by SwAE in October 1903 (Nordenskjöld and others, 1905, map facing p.316); surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in December 1945 and, in association with the bay and with Kotick Point, named after Matkah, the mother seal in Kipling's The White Seal (APC, 1958, p.5; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974).
No images of this place could be found.