Newport Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Newport Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point (8)
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:
The S entrance point to Horseshoe Bay in W Ross Island. Named by the NZGB after Terry Newport, a carpenter in the NZ Antarctic Programme, who perished in the same helicopter crash as Garth Varcoe, near to this location in October 1992. The feature had been unofficially named Newport Point since the crash, but only officially named in 1999.
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