Rouch Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rouch 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:
NW point of Petermann Island, Graham Coast, was charted by FAE, 1908-10, in 1909 and named Pointe Rouch after Jules Alfred Pierre Rouch (b. 1884), Sub-Lieutenant in Pourquoi-Pas?, who was responsible for studies in meteorology, atmospheric electricity and oceanography (Charcot, 1912, Pl.5). Point Rouch (USHO, 1943, p.138). Punta Rouch (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.290). The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57. Rouch Point (APC, 1959a, p.10).
No images of this place could be found.