[chel-yoo s-kin; Russian chyi-lyoos-kyin]
- Cape, a cape in the Russian Federation in Asia: the northernmost point of the Asia mainland.
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A few years before the voyage of the Vega, Chelyuskin's trustworthiness was still doubted.The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II
Chelyuskin's original account is found in the same volume, pp. 61-65.
Hence he has been entirely unable to decide whether the old doubts concerning Chelyuskin's results could be revived or not.
Chelyuskin, Cape, in Siberia, the most northerly point in the Eastern hemisphere.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
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- Cape Chelyuskin a cape in N central Russia, in N Siberia at the end of the Taimyr Peninsula: the northernmost point of Asia
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