Sheffield, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cape Sheffield (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Cape (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:
Cape forming the NW extremity of Rugged Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Named for James P. Sheffield, Master of the brig Hersilia of Stonington, CT, in 1819-20 and 1820-21, the first American sealer known to have visited the South Shetland Islands. In 1819-20 he took 8,868 sealskins from headquarters at Rugged Island.
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