Cape Lamas

Lamas, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cape Lamas  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 8038
Name ID: 109705

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 point of Seymour Island, Trinity Peninsula. The cape was named by the command of the Argentine ship Chiriguano of the Argentine Antarctic Expedition, 1953-54, after Guardiamarina (Midshipman) Lamas, of the Argentine Navy, who died aboard the trawler Fournier off Tierra del Fuego in September 1949 (APC, 1991).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 19' 09.0" S
- 64.31917°
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Longitude:
56° 54' 00.0" W
- 56.90000°
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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:
13-May-1991

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