Smith Cove

Smith Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Smith Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19538
Name ID: 137910

Feature type: Cove (3)

Origin

This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The 1.17 km wide cove indenting for 1.33 km the E coast of Clarence Island in the South Shetland Islands. Entered N of Ilyo Point and S of Kakrina Point. Its head is fed by Banari Glacier. British mapping in 1972 and 2009. Named after the British sealer Thomas Smith who narrated his four seasons in Antarctica in a book published in 1844.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
61° 10' 15.0" S
- 61.17083°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
54° 02' 00.0" W
- 54.03333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Nov-2014

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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