Vidal Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Vidal 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:
rising 1 m above sea level between Basso Island and Ferrer Point, Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, was charted by CAE, 1947, and called Islote Silvia (Vila Labra, 1947, map p.201); later named Islote Vidal after Marinero 1° Navegante Osvaldo Vidal, in charge of echo-sounding equipment in the expedition frigate Iquique (Chile. DNH chart 500, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.293). Islote Navegante Vidal (Chile. DNH chart 1405, 1961). The rock was further charted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from HMS Protector in 1964. Vidal Rock (APC, 1974, p.6; BA chart 1774, 19.vii.1968).
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