Marine Gazetteer Placedetails

MRGID http://marineregions.org/mrgid/10633
Status Proposed standard Proposed standard
Names
Language Name Name source
EnglishSpring PointSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
FrenchCap W. SpringSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishPrimavera, caboSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
SpanishSpring, PuntaSCAR Composite Gazetteer   
DutchKaap SpringBeeckman, N. (1988). Belgica: de eerste overwintering in Antarctica 1897-1899 = Belgica: le premier hivernage premier hivernage dans l'Antarctique 1897-1899. North Sea Society: Antwerpen. 77 pp. (look up in IMIS)   
PlaceType Cape 
Latitude 64° 18' 0" S (-64.3°)  
Longitude 61° 4' 0" W (-61.0666667°)  
Source SCAR Composite Gazetteer, available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/
Notes Belgica information: Point forming the S side of the entrance to Brialmont Cove, on the W coast of Graham Land. Discovered in 1898 by the BelgAE under Gerlache. He named it for Prof. W. Spring of the University of Liege, a member of the Belgica Commission (http://www.mapplanet.com/?do=loc&country=_A&adm1=08&loc=20011611).    
Belgica information: Point forming the south side of the entrance to Brialmont Cove, on the west coast of Graham Land. Discovered in 1898 by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition under Adrien de Gerlache. He named it for Walter Spring, Professor in Chemistry at the University of Li├Ęge, and member of the Belgica Commission.    
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