Shumskiy Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Shumskiy Cove (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Cove
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:
SE end of Hanusse Bay, Loubet Coast, E of Bagnold Point, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1957; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Petr Aleksandrovich Shumskiy (1915-88), Russian glaciologist and member of polar expeditions; Chief Glaciologist, SAE, 1955-57, at "Mirnyy Station", AAT; author of Osnovy strukturnogo ledovedniya ... [Principles of structural studies of ice ...] (Moscow, 1955) (APC, 1960, p.7; BA chart 3571, 14.vii. 1961). Shumsky [sic] Cove (BA, 1961, p.190).
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