Name details

Beehive Hill

Beehive Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Beehive Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107728

Feature type: Hill

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

ice-covered and rising to 620m, E of Neny Glacier, Fallières Coast, was roughly surveyed by USAS in 1940 and called Sphinx ([as rejected name] USBGN, 1956, p.56); resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1946 and named Beehive Hill from its resemblance to a wicker beehive (APC, 1955, p.5; DCS 601 sheet 68 66). Cerro Lanudo [=woolly hill] (Argentina. MD, 1978, letter L).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 16' 00.0" S
- 68.26667°
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Longitude:
66° 11' 00.0" W
- 66.18333°
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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:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Mar-1955

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