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Stewart Island Place Names …… 

Ernest Island

Kahuariki …..   “The High Chiefs Cloak”

 

Noble Island  …… Named by William Stewart, sealer Pegasus in 1809 

Cable Island …… HMS Acheron survey, 1850

George’s Island …… Charlie’s Island …… }   Both these names are of unknown provenance and probably of short and restricted use

Ernest Island …….  

Earnest Island, Sails Tours, Stewart Island

 


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