Fitzroy Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Fitzroy Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point (8)
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:
Low point at the E side of Fliess Bay forming the NE extremity of Joinville Island. Discovered on Dec. 30, 1842 by a British expedition under Ross, who named it Cape Fitzroy for Capt. (later Vice Admiral) Robert Fitzroy, RN (1805-65), English hydrographer and meteorologist.
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