MacDonald Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
MacDonald Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A coastal point with some rocky exposures on the south side of the mouth of Darwin Glacier, where the latter flows into Ross Ice Shelf. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MN07
Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from tellurometer surveys and Navy air photos, 1959-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for James H. (Scot) MacDonald, journalist who as a member of U.S. Navy Squadron VX-6 worked several seasons at McMurdo Station between 1958 and 1961.
No images of this place could be found.