Northtrap Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Northtrap 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:
three rocks off-shore NW of Cape Juncal, d'Urville Island, were called Rocas Montiel or Roca Montiel by AAE, probably after a member of the expedition (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.314, 344); also called by AAE Roca Montrol or Rocas Montrol, in error for Montrol Rock (q.v.) (Argentina. MM chart FI, 1954; 124, 1957); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with Southtrap Rock (q.v.), named Northtrap Rocks as the N-most of two features which should be avoided by ships entering Antarctic Sound from the N (APC, 1964, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1973).
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