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)
Kitezh, Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lake Kitezh (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Water body
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:
NW of Ardley Cove, Fildes Peninsula (q.v.), King George Island, was named Ozero Kitezh (Govorukha and Simonov, 1973a, map p.10) or Lake Kitezh (Govorukha and Simonov, 1973b, map p.370; APC, 1980, p.4) by SAE from "Bellingshausen Station", after the ancient Russian city Kitezh of legendary fame; used as a reservoir for the station situated 500m to the SE. Lago Kitesch (Brazil. Península Fildes map, 1984). Lake Kitezh (BA chart 1771, 8.vi.1990).
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