Sinker Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Sinker Rock (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
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:
off N point of Goudier Island, Port Lockroy, Wiencke Island, Palmer Archipelago, was surveyed by FIDS in 1944 and so named because a sinker was laid near the rock for a boat mooring (BA chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.19; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960); recharted by an RN Hyrographic Survey Unit from John Biscoe in 1951.
No images of this place could be found.