Name details

Cardell Cove

Cardell Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cardell Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 138372

Feature type: Cove

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.

Narrative

Cove 4.5 km wide and 5 km deep to the north of Phantom Point on the north eastern side of Darbel Bay, Loubet Coast. Named in association with Cardell Glacier and with the names grouped in this area of pioneers in the prevention of snow-blindness. John Douglas Magor Cardell (1896-1966), English ophthalmic surgeon, who in co-operation with Messrs Theodore Hamblin Ltd (Hamblin Glacier, q.v.) in 1933 evolved the first satisfactory snow-goggle design, combining adequate protection and ventilation with safety and visual field.

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Location

Latitude:
66° 24' 00.0" S
- 66.40000°
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Longitude:
65° 37' 00.0" W
- 65.61667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

request by Adrian Fox, June 2018

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
9-Nov-2016

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