Cape Ingrid

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Cape Ingrid (68°46′S 90°42′W / 68.767°S 90.700°W / -68.767; -90.700Coordinates: 68°46′S 90°42′W / 68.767°S 90.700°W / -68.767; -90.700) is a dark rock promontory separating Norvegia Bay and Sandefjord Cove on the west side of Peter I Island, Antarctica. It was discovered in 1927 by a Norwegian expedition under Eyvind Tofte in the Odd I, a vessel of Lars Christensen's whaling fleet, and named for Ingrid Christensen, the wife of Lars.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ingrid, Cape". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-07-08. 
  2. ^ Alberts, Fred G., ed. (June 1995). Geographic Names of the Antarctic (second ed.). United States Board on Geographic Names. p. 360. Retrieved 2012-04-05. 

 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Ingrid, Cape" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).