This rock cairn can be found at Port Charcot on Booth Island. It’s comprised of a wooden column and a plaque inscribed with the names of the first French Antarctic expedition led by Jean-Baptiste E. A. Charcot.
The harbor itself wasn’t charted until the third French expedition to the region. The crew was forced to winter in Antartica in 1904. Although the men were moored, they established a shore station at the port for research. The crew slept on the ship, while reserving the station for scientific observations and as a last-ditch shelter.
|Cape Horn Monument||2019||1027.3km||site_ao|
|The End of the World||2019||1163.2km||site_ao|
|Butch Cassidy’s Cabin||2017||2559.2km||site_ao|
|Lieutenant Colonel “H” Jones Memorial||2018||1501.9km||site_ao|
|Falkland Islands Totem Pole||2018||1527.7km||site_ao|
|Blue Beach Military Cemetery||2018||1527km||site_ao|
|Argentine Military Cemetery||2018||1503.5km||site_ao|
|Nao Victoria Museum||2018||1385.1km||site_ao|
|Bodie Creek Suspension Bridge||2018||1496.3km||site_ao|
|Cave of Hands||2017||2032.1km||site_ao|
|The Largest Piece of No Man’s Land Left on Earth||2017||2322km||site_ao|
|Los Alerces National Park||2017||2519km||site_whs|
|Churches of Chiloé||2000||2583.5km||site_whs|
|Los Glaciares National Park||1981||1760.1km||site_whs|
|Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas||1999||2032.3km||site_whs|
|Witches of Chiloé | Compass Cultura||2019||2578.2km||post|
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