Jeremy, Cape

SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 7122

Feature type: Cape

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

SW extremity of Fallières Coast and NE entrance point of George VI Sound, was surveyed by BGLE in September 1936 and named after Jeremy Gino Scott (b. 1934), son of James Maurice Scott (1906-86), Home Agent for the expedition and formerly a member of BAARE (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.496; BA chart 3196, 12.xi.1948; APC, 1955, p.12; DOS 610 sheet W 69 68, 1963). Cabo Jeremy (Argentina. IGM map, 1946; Pierrou, 1970, p.447; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.165). Cabo Jeremias (Chile. DNH chart LIII, 1947). Kapp Jeremy (Hansen, chart [no number], 1947). The cape was further surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in December 1948. Cap Jeremy (France. SHM, 1954, p.49). Kaap Jerimy [sic] (Knapp, 1958, p.577). Mys Dzheremi (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961).

Location

Latitude:
69° 24' 00.0" S
-69.400°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
68° 50' 00.0" W
-68.833°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Region:
Not recorded

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Sep-1953

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