Stoker Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Stoker Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
W-most of the Aitcho Islands (q.v.), English Strait, South Shetland Islands, and the site of a rookery of chinstrap penguins (Pygoscelis antarctica), was charted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from HMS Protector, January-March 1967 (BA chart 1774, 19.vii.1968); so named in acknowledgment of the work of Ldg Mech. Donald N. Tait, RN (b. 1940), "stoker" in the survey motor boat Nimrod (APC, 1974, p.6; BA, 1974, p.165).
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