Tripod Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Tripod 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:
forming N entrance point of Andersen Harbour, Eta Island, Melchior Islands, Dallmann Bay, was roughly charted by DI in 1927 and named descriptively Tripod Islet (BA chart 3213, 14.i.1929; APC, 1955, p.21); further charted by USAS in 1941. Tripod Island (Berlin and Shirley, chart, ; USHO, 1943, p.126; APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960). The island was recharted by AAE in 1942, 1943 and 1948. Islote Trípode (Argentina. MM chart 101, 1946; Pierrou, 1970, p.697; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.282). Isla Trípode (Cordini, 1955, lámina 55).
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