Name details

Notter Point

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110395

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 entrance point of Bone Bay, Trinity Peninsula, was charted by SwAE in 1902; named Cabo Notter by AAE after Capt. Tomás Notter (d. 1814), Argentine naval officer of English origin, serving in Almte G. Brown's squadron in the War of Independence, who died aboard his schooner Santísima Trinidad in the battle of Arroyo de la China, 21 March 1814 (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.243; Pierrou, 1970, p.555; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.214); also called Cabo Kjellman E, in association with Cape Kjellman (q.v.) (Argentina. MM chart OMEGA, 1954). The point was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-61. Notter Point (APC, 1964, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 40' 00.0" S
- 63.66667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
59° 12' 00.0" W
- 59.20000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
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:
12-Feb-1964

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