Burney Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Burney Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
Rocky promontory South of Burney Peak, Nelson Island.
Named in association with Burney Peak after Captain David Burney, Master of the British sealer Nelson (Nelson Island), who visited the South Shetland Islands in 1820-21 and 1821-23. The name follows the theme of Nineteenth-century sealing adopted for this area.
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