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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Aagaard Islands (AUS) 65° 51' 22.5" S 53° 35' 02.6" E Island
Name ID: 948 Place ID: 2

A group of ten or more small islands, 1-3 km west of Proclamation Island, Enderby Land. Discovered on 13 January, 1930, by BANZARE (1929-31) under Sir Douglas Mawson, who named them after Bjarne Aagaard, Norwegian Antarctic historian.

Barry Island (GBR) 68° 08' 00.0" S 67° 07' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 107684 Place ID: 948

one of the Debenham Islands (q.v.), Fallières Coast, was charted by BGLE in February 1936 (Rymill, 1938a, p.12); used as site for BGLE southern base, occupied 29 February 1936-12 March 1937; named Barry after Kenneth Barry Lempriere Debenham (1920-43), eldest son of Prof. Frank Debenham (BA chart 3213, 7.ii.1947). Barry Islet (USHO, 1943, p.161). Barry Island (USHO chart 6651, 1946; BA chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.5). Islote Barry (Argentina. MM chart 109, 1949; Pierrou, 1970, p.192). The BGLE hut, repaired by FIDS in 1946 but not re-occupied, was dismantled by AAE and the Argentine station General San Martïn was established on the site, 21 March 1951. This station, named after General Don José de San Martïn (1778-1850), Argentine patriot and liberator, continued in operation until 28 February 1960, when it was evacuated following a fire in February 1959 (Thomas, 1954, 1956a; SPRI, 1961a). "Station General San Martïn" (Capurro, 1955, p.173). "Base Militar General San Martïn" (Argentina. MM, 1957a, p.2). Barry Eiland (Knapp, 1958, p.568). Isla Barry (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.199; IHA, 1974, p.41). "Kheneral'-San-Martin" (Soviet Union. AA, 1966, Pl. 24). "Base General San Martïn" (Pierrou, 1970, p.390). The Argentine station was re-opened in 1973. "San Martin Station" (BAS, 1977a, p.8). San Martïn (BAS 250P sheet SR 19-20/2, 1-DOS 1978).

Barry Island (USA) 68° 08' 00.0" S 67° 07' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 122236 Place ID: 948

Island lying in the center of the Debenham Islands, off the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the BGLE under Rymill, who used this island for a base in 1936 and 1937. Named by Rymill for the eldest son of Frank Debenham, member of the BGLE Advisory Committee.

Barry, Isla (CHL) 68° 08' 00.0" S 67° 06' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 105160 Place ID: 948

Esta isla no figura en la carta original de la Expedición Antártica Francesa de 1908-1910, al mando del Dr. Jean B. Charcot. El nombre se lo puso la BGLE de 1934-1937, al mando de John Rymill, quien usó esta isla como base en 1936 y en 1937, y corresponde al del hijo mayor de Frank Debenham, miembro del Comité Asesor de la Expedición. Isla que está situada inmediatamente al SW de la isla Bárbara, en las islas Debenham, las que se ubican entre el extremo NE de la isla Millerand y la costa, en la bahía Margarita.

Barry, islote (ARG) 68° 08' 00.0" S 67° 07' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 100215 Place ID: 948

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