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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Brockhamp Islands (GBR) 67° 17' 00.0" S 67° 57' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 107966 Place ID: 1880

two islands at N end of Laubeuf Fjord, Loubet Coast, were photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Bernhard Brockhamp (1902-68), German glaciologist and Professor of Geophysics, University of M√ľnster, who with H. Mothes (Mothes Point, q.v.) made the first seismic soundings of a glacier, in Austria in 1926; member of German Greenland Expedition, 1930-31 (A.L.Wegener, Mount Wegener, q.v.) (APC, 1960, p.3; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978). Islotes Brockhamp (Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 9)

Brockhamp Islands (USA) 67° 17' 00.0" S 67° 56' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 122957 Place ID: 1880

Two small islands in Laubeuf Fjord, lying 3 mi SW of Mothes Point, Adelaide Island. Mapped by the FIDS from RARE air photos, 1947-48, and FIDS surveys, 1948-50. Named by UK-APC for Bernhard Brockhamp, German glaciologist who, with H. Mothes, made the first seismic soundings of a glacier, in Austria in 1926.

Brockhamp, islotes (ARG) 67° 17' 00.0" S 67° 56' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 100353 Place ID: 1880

Krasin Nunataks (AUS) 68° 19' 59.9" S 49° 55' 00.1" E Nunatak
Name ID: 1880 Place ID: 7809

Nunataks about 20 km south-east of Alderdice Peak in the Nye Mountains, Enderby Land. Plotted by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition which named them after the Soviet icebreaker Krasin.

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