Name details

Rallier Island

Rallier Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rallier Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110783

Feature type: Island

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

off Hervéou Point, Booth Island, Graham Coast, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, in 1904 and named IÎlot Rallier du Baty after Raymond Rallier du Baty (b.1881), French merchant marine cadet who served as a seaman in the expedition ship Franc ais; Leader of French expeditions to Îles Kerguelen, 1907-10 and 1912-14 (Charcot, 1906b, p.473). IÎle Rallier du Baty (Charcot, 1908, map p.39). Rallier du Baty Islets, including nearby small islands (USHO, 1943, p.136). Islotes Rallier du Baty, including nearby small islands (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.288; Pierrou, 1970, p.615). Rallier du Baty Islet (USBGN, 1956, p.252). The island was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Rallier Island (APC, 1959a, p.10; USBGN, 1960, p.7; BA chart 3572, 12.viii.1960). Islote Rallier du Baty (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.175; IHA, 1974, p.237).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 04' 00.0" S
- 65.06667°
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Longitude:
64° 04' 00.0" W
- 64.06667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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