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)
Rennick Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rennick Bay (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Bay (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:
An embayment of the coastline at the terminus of Rennick Glacier. It is bounded on the west and east by Belousov Point and Stuhlinger Ice Piedmont. The eastern part of the bay was discovered from the ship Terra Nova, of the BrAE (1910-13) under Scott. Named by the BrAE for Lt. Henry E. de P. Rennick, RN, an officer on the Terra Nova. The bay was photographed by USN Operation HighJump (1947) and by the SovAE (1958).
No images of this place could be found.