Lamplugh Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lamplugh Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
An ice-capped island about 10 miles long and 2 miles wide and 243m high, which runs in a south by west direction. It is separated from the mainland of Victoria Land by the Davis and Clarke Glaciers. This feature was first sighted by the NAE, 1901-04, but its insularity was discovered by the South Magnetic Pole Party, led by David, of the BAE, 1907-09. Named by Shackleton for G W Lamplugh, who gave assistance to the expedition.
No images of this place could be found.