Minerva Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Minerva Rocks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
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:
off E end of Chionis Island, Trinity Island, Palmer Archipelago, were charted by whalers before 1920 and named after Minerva, one of the factory ship Pythia's whale catchers (Pythia Island, q.v.), which went aground on the rocks, 1 March 1922, and was abandoned as a total wreck (Lester, 1920-22a, Vol.1, p.124; APC, 1960, p.6).
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