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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Damoy Point (GBR) 64° 49' 10.0" S 63° 31' 11.0" W Point
Name ID: 108415 Place ID: 3300

NW entrance point of Port Lockroy, Wiencke Island, was roughly charted by BeAE in February 1898; further charted by FAE, 1903-05, and named Pointe Damoy after M. Damoy, Paris dealer who provisioned many expeditions (Charcot, 1906b, p.472; 1912, Pl. 1). Damoy Pynten (HA chart, 1927). The point was further charted by DI in 1927. Damoy Point (BA chart, 3213, 14.i.1929; APC, 1955, p.8; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/3, 1-DOS 1979). The point was resurveyed by FIDS, 1944-45. Punta Damoy (Chile. DNH chart 510, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p.292; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.91). Demoy [sic] Point (USOO chart 6650, 1967). "Damoy", referring to the snow runway and refuge on Dorian Bay (q.v.) used in staging BAS aircraft since 1975 (BAS, 1977b, p.7).

Damoy Point (USA) 64° 49' 00.0" S 63° 32' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 124075 Place ID: 3300

Point 0.5 mi WNW of Flag Point, the N entrance point to the harbor of Point Lockroy, on the W side of Wiencke Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered and named by the FrAE, 1903-05, under Charcot.

Damoy, Punta (CHL) 64° 49' 00.0" S 63° 31' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 105400 Place ID: 3300

Fue descubierta por la Expedición Antártica Francesa de 1903-1905, al mando del Dr. Jean B. Charcot quien le dio el nombre. Extremo occidental de la pequeña península que separa a puerto Angamos de puerto Lockroy, en la costa occidental de isla Wiencke, archipiélago de Palmer.

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