Name details

Barrios Rocks

Barrios Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Barrios Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107681

Feature type: Island

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

three off-shore rocks in the Duroch Islands (q.v.), W of Cape Legoupil, Trinity Peninsula, were charted as a single feature by CAE, 1947-48, and named Islote Ministro General Barrios Tirado after Gen. G. Barrios T. (Laclavère Plateau, q.v.) (Chile. DNH chart 503, 1948). Islote Barrios Tirado (Chile. DNH chart 503, 1951). Islote Barrios (Chile. DNH chart 503, 1959; IHA, 1974, p.40). Air photography by FIDASE, 1956-57, showed the feature to consist of three rocks. Barrios Rock [sic] (USOO chart 6650, 1963). Barrios Rocks (USBGN, 1964a, p.10; APC, 1986, p.3).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 19' 00.0" S
- 63.31667°
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Longitude:
57° 58' 00.0" W
- 57.96667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Dec-1982

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