Cumberland Bay

Cumberland Bay is a bay, 4 miles wide at its entrance between Larsen Point and , which separates into two extensive arms, and , which recede inland 9 miles along the northern coast of South Georgia.

Notable Places in the Area

Thatcher Peninsula is a mountainous peninsula in north-central South Georgia. is situated 2½ km southwest of Cumberland Bay.

Localities in the Area

Grytviken is a former whaling station on . Photo: Liam Quinn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a former whaling station on . Photo: Jens Bludau, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Moraine Fjord is an inlet 3.5 nautical miles long with a reef extending across its entrance, forming the west head of , South Georgia.

Cumberland Bay

-54.2312° or 54° 13' 52.3" south
-36.4732° or 36° 28' 23.5" west
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