Lagotellerie Island

Lagotellerie Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lagotellerie Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 8012
Name ID: 109695

Feature type: Island

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

off SW end of Horseshoe Island, Marguerite Bay, Fallières Coast, was charted by FAE, 1908-10, in January 1909 and named IÎle Lagotellerie, probably after a supporter of the expedition (Charcot, 1912, Pl.1; Bongrain, 1914, vue 35 following p.60). Lagotellerie Island (BA chart 3175, 9.x.1914; Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.432; DCS 601 sheet 67 66, 1954; APC, 1955, p.13; DOS 310 Horseshoe Island sheet, 1961). Lagotellerie Öya (HA chart, 1927). The island was further charted by BGLE in 1936-37. Isla Lagotellerie (Chile. DNH chart LIII, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p.463; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.174). The island was surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in September 1948. Isla Lago Tellerie [sic] (Chile. IGM map 12, 1966). The island was designated SPA No. 19 under the Antarctic Treaty (SPRI, 1986, p.248).

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Location

Latitude:
67° 53' 00.0" S
- 67.88333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 24' 00.0" W
- 67.40000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Sep-1953

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