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Sam's Exotic Travels to Gourdin Island, Antarctica

Gourdin Island (6312′S 5718′W) is the largest island in a group of islands and rocks one nautical mile (1.9 km) north of Prime Head, the north tip of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered by a French expedition, 1837--40, under Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville, and named by him for Ens. Jean Gourdin of an expedition ship of the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1945-47.

Penguins at Gourdin Island, Antarctica  The Lost Contact Lens - Penguins at Gourdin Island, Antarctica  Three to Go, Penguins on Gourdin Island, Antarctica

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