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)
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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Feature type: Peninsula
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:
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.
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