Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Three Sisters Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Three Sisters Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
NE of Mersey Spit, Sherratt Bay, SE King George Island, was charted by DI in 1937 and named Three Sister's [sic] Point, as it is marked by three conspicuous rocks (Hill, chart, 1937a). Three Sisters Point (BA chart 3205, 2.ix.1938; APC, 1955, p.21; DOS 610 sheet W 6256, 1968). Punta Three Sisters (Argentina. MM chart 104, 1949). Punta Tres Hermánas [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.206; Pierrou, 1970, p.693; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.281). Mys Tri-Sisters (Soviet Union. AA, 1966, Pl.175).
No images of this place could be found.