Roullin Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Roullin 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:
S point of Booth Island (q.v.) and SW entrance point of Lemaire Channel, Graham Coast, was charted by FAE, 1903-05, in 1904 and named Pointe Roullin after Capt. de Frégate Adrien-Paul-Émile Roullin (b.1859), of the French Navy; sometime Chief of the Meteorological Service (Charcot, 1906b, p.473; 1908, map p.36). Point Roullin (USHO, 1943, p.136). Puerto Roulin [sic] (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949). Punta Roullin (Argentina. MM chart 107, 1949; Pierrou, 1970, p.637). Roullin Point (USBGN, 1956, p.266; APC, 1959a, p.10). The point was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS-RN, 1957-58. Punta Roulin [sic] (Argentina. MM, 1957b, p.10).
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