Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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Coppermine Peninsula (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Coppermine 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:
terminating in Fort William, NW Robert Island, was called Península Copper Mine in association with Coppermine Cove (q.v.) (Gonzßlez- Ferrßn and Katsui, 1970, sketch map p.130); following its designation in 1971 as SPA No. 16 under the Antarctic Treaty (FCO, 1971, p.12), named Coppermine Peninsula (APC, 1974, p.3; BA, 1974, p.164). Redesignated as ASPA No.112 in 2002. Coppermine (Leó, 1975, p.16). Península de Cooper [sic] Mine (Corrego and others, 1975, p.64). Península de Copper Mine (Leó, 1975, p.16). Coppermine Peninsula (Admiralty chart 1774, 8.vi.1990)
No images of this place could be found.