Black Island (Ross Archipelago)
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Black Island and Skidoos at Sunset
Location in Antarctica
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Black Island (Ross Archipelago, is immediately west of White Island. It was first named by the Discovery Expedition (1901–04) because of its lack of snow. The island's northernmost point is named Cape Hodgson, commemorating Thomas Vere Hodgson .), in the
- Composite Antarctic Gazetteer
- List of Antarctic islands south of 60° S
- Territorial claims in Antarctica
- "Thomas Vere Hodgson - Biographical notes". Cool Antarctica. Retrieved January 13, 2010.
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