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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Peale Inlet (RUS) 72° 05' 00.0" S 98° 40' 00.0" W Inlet
Name ID: 119889 Place ID: 10999

Peale Inlet (USA) 72° 01' 00.0" S 98° 58' 00.0" W Inlet
Name ID: 129939 Place ID: 10999

Ice-filled inlet about 16 mi long, lying immediately W of Noville Peninsula and indenting the N side of Thurston Island. Delineated from aerial photographs taken by USN Operation HighJump in December 1946. Named by US-ACAN for Titian Ramsay Peale, noted artist-naturalist who served on the sloop of war Peacock of the USEE under Wilkes, 1838-42. The Peacock, accompanied by the tender Flying Fish, sailed along the edge of the pack ice to the north of Thurston Island for several days in March 1839.

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