Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Black Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Black Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
one of the S-most Argentine Islands (q.v.), Graham Coast, was charted and named descriptively by BGLE in 1935 (Rymill, 1938b; BA chart 3213, 7.ii.1947; APC, 1955, p.5; DOS 210 Argentine Islands sheet, 1964). Isla Black (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.72). le Noire (Rouch, 1944, map p.11). Isla Negra [translation of English name](Argentina, MM 1958b, p.152; Pierrou, 1970, p.540; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.208).
No images of this place could be found.