Winkle Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Winkle 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:
S-most of the Pitt Islands (q.v.), Biscoe Islands, was roughly charted by AAE, 1954-55; photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956; in association with the names of characters from Pickwick papers in this area, named after Nathaniel Winkle, a member of the Pickwick Club (APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960).
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