Name details

Cape Page

Page, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cape Page  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110475

Feature type: Cape

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

N tip of Wright Ice Piedmont, Davis Coast, was called Cabo Byers by CAE, 1947, after Cmdte Enrique Byers del Campo, of the Chilean Air Force, a member of the expedition (Chile. DNH chart 1400, 1961; IHA, 1974, p.61); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after Sir Frederick Handley Page (1885-1962), English pioneer aircraft designer; founder and Managing Director (Chairman, 1948-62) of Handley Page Ltd; President, Royal Aeronautical Society, 1945-47 (APC, 1960, p.6; BA chart 3205, 23.xi.1962). Cabo Comandante Byers, as rejected form (Chile. IHA, 1974, p.80).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 55' 00.0" S
- 63.91667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 18' 00.0" W
- 60.30000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Sep-1960

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