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)
Hersilia Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Hersilia Cove (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Cove (3)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Cove indenting the N side of Rugged Island near its E end, in the South Shetland Islands. Named in February 1820 by James P. Sheffield, Master of the brig Hersilia of Stonington, CT, in 1819-20 and 1820-21, the first American sealer known to have visited the South Shetland Islands.
No images of this place could be found.