Bouvet Island

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an island belonging to Norway in the South Atlantic near the Antarctic Circle

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In the Antarctic, Bouvet Island became Norwegian in 1928, Peter I Island in 1933, and Queen Maud Land in 1939 (Skagestad, 1975; Barr, 1987).
Iversen was also informed that the expedition of consul Lars Christensen (the famous whaling tycoon whose expeditions in Antarctica annexed Bouvet Island and Peter I Island), consisting of the vessels S/S Tornes and M/C Hvalrossen, had just left Tromso.
A bottle message was reported found on desolate Bouvet Island, 1,600 miles southwest of the Cape of Good Hope and not far from Kobenhavn's track.