Tabarin Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Tabarin Peninsula (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peninsula
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:
the E extremity of Trinity Peninsula between Duse Bay and Antarctic Sound, bounded to NW by Depot Glacier and Mondor Glacier, and extending S to Erebus and Terror Gulf, was surveyed by SwAE in 1902; resurveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in March 1946 and named after Operation "Tabarin", the naval code name for FIDS, 1943-45, which name was in turn derived from the Paris night club Bal Tabarin, typifying night work and chaos in launching the operation (Mondor Glacier, q.v.) (BA chart 3205, 23.ix.1949; APC, 1955, p.20; DOS 310 Hope Bay sheet, 1961; BAS 250 sheets SP 21-22/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1973; SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974). Península Tabarin (Chile. DNH chart L, 1951; Pierrou, 1970, p.679; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.273). Tambarin [sic] Peninsula (USHO, 1956, p.85). The peninsula was further surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-62. Poluostrov Tabarin (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961).
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