Quilp Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Quilp Rock (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:
the largest of a group of rocks between the NW coast of Pourquoi Pas Island and Piñero Island, Loubet Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1948 and named after the dwarf Daniel Quilp, a vicious, ill-tempered character in The old curiosity shop by Charles Dickens (APC, 1955, p.17; BA, 1956, p.78; chart 3570, 21.ix.1957; 3580, 10.xii.1982). Rocas Quilp (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.196; IHA, 1974, p.235).
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