Whittle Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Whittle 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:
forming W side of Charcot Bay and terminating in Cape Kater, Davis Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1959-60 (BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974); in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after Air Cdre Sir Frank Whittle, RAF (b. 1907), British pioneer of gas turbines for jet propulsion of aircraft from 1937 onwards (APC, 1980, p.5).
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