Rahir Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rahir Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
N entrance point of Thomson Cove (q.v.), Flandres Bay, Danco Coast, was roughly charted by BeAE, 11 February 1898, and named Cap Rahir after M. Rahir, Assistant Librarian of the Société Royale Belge de Géographie at the time (Lecointe, map, 1899; 1900a, map facing p.132). Cape Rahir (Cook, 1900, map p.xx; BA chart 3196, 12.xi.1948). Cape Rahir Peninsula (USHO, 1943, p.135). Cabo Rahir (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.237). Punta Thomson, in association with the cove (Argentina. MM chart Ñ, 1954). The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Rahir Point (APC, 1960, p.7; USOO chart 6945, 1963).
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