Name details

Monflier Point

Monflier Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Monflier Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110202

Feature type: Point

Origin

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:

Narrative

SW point of Rabot Island (q.v.), Biscoe Islands, was charted by FAE, 1908-10, and named Cap Monflier after M. Monflier, Secretary General, Société Normande de Géographie, in 1910, who assisted the expedition and who organized the reception at Rouen on its return (Charcot, 1910, p.368; 1912, Pl.1). Cape Monflier (BA chart 3175, 9.x.1914; Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.400). Kapp Monflier (HA chart, 1927). Cape Montflier [sic] (USAAF chart 1762, 1946). Cabo Monflier (Chile. DNH chart LII, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p.526). The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Monflier Point (APC, 1959a, p.9; BA, chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). Punta Monflier (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.202).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 55' 00.0" S
- 65.91667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 04' 00.0" W
- 66.06667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
20-Sep-1955

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