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)
Grotto Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Grotto 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 Argentine Islands (q.v.), N of Faraday, Graham Coast, was charted by BGLE in 1935 and so named in reference to an ice cave on the island (Rymill, 1938b; BA chart 3213, 7.ii.1947; APC, 1955, p.11; DOS 210 Argentine Islands sheet, 1964). Isla Grotto (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.72; Pierrou, 1970, p.403; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.142).
No images of this place could be found.