Newcomb Bay (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Newcomb Bay (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Bay
This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
A bay on the Budd Coast, between Clark Peninsula and Bailey Peninsula. Plotted from air photographs taken by USN Operation Highjump (1946-47). Named by USACAN after Lieutenant R.C. Newcomb, USN, navigator of the USS Glacier and a member of a survey party which charted this bay in February, 1957.