Cole Peninsula

Cole Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cole Peninsula  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 2829
Name ID: 108257

Feature type: Peninsula

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

between Cabinet Inlet and Mill Inlet, Foyn Coast, terminating in Cape Robinson, was photographed from the air by USAS in 1940 and by RARE in 1947; surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in 1947; named after Representative W. Sterling Cole, of New York, member of the House Naval Affairs Committee, which assisted in obtaining Congressional support and procurement of a ship for RARE (Ronne, 1949, map p.230; USHO chart 6639, 1955; BA, 1976, p.4; APC, 1977, p.9; BA chart 3570, 12.x.1984). PenÆnsula Cole (Argentina. MM chart N-"P"-1, 1952). Poluostrov Kol (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). The peninsula was resurveyed by BAS from "Stonington Island" in 1963-64.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 53' 00.0" S
- 66.88333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 53' 00.0" W
- 63.88333°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
30-May-1975

Related information

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