Name details

Boogie Island

Boogie Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Boogie Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135207

Feature type: Island

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

small, low lying island in the entrance to Port Lockroy, about 550m W of Goudier Island, Wiencke Island, Palmer Archipelago. Roughly charted by Charcot, 1904, used as a fixed mooring by whaling ships, 1911-1931, surveyed and so named by Operation Tabarin, 1944. The name has, in the past, been transposed with that of Woogie Island (q.v.).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 28.0" S
- 64.82444°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 30' 16.0" W
- 63.50444°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
10-May-1906

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