Name details

Battle Point

Battle Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Battle Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107695

Feature type: Point

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

S of Monnier Point, Foyn Coast, was surveyed by BAS from "Stonington Island" in 1963-64; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Walter Ravenhill Brown ( Ben ) Battle, (1919-53), British glaciologist, who worked on problems of cirque erosion in Norway, Greenland and Arctic Canada, and who lost his life in Baffin Island, 13 July 1953 (APC, 1975, p.3; BA, 1976, p.4).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 10' 00.0" S
- 67.16667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 44' 00.0" W
- 64.73333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
20-Dec-1974

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