Name details

Clothier Harbor

Clothier Harbor (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Clothier Harbor  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 123637

Feature type: Harbour (3)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Small harbor on the NW side of Robert Island, 1.5 mi NE of the W end of the island, in the South Shetland Islands. Named by American sealers in about 1820 after the sealing vessel Clothier, under Capt. Alexander Clark, one of several American sealing vessels headquartered at this harbor during the 1820-21 season. The Clothier went aground here and sank on Dec. 9, 1820.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 22' 00.0" S
- 62.36667°
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Longitude:
59° 40' 00.0" W
- 59.66667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1952

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