Name details

Bengtson Cliffs

Bengtson Cliffs (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bengtson Cliffs  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107749

Feature type: Cliff

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.

Narrative

Pale coloured, coastal cliffs approximately halfway between Cape Lachman and Andreassen Point, James Ross Island. Named after Dr Peter Kristian Bengtson (b. 1945), University of Uppsala, who was a member of the BAS James Ross Island party, 1988-89 (GBR text 1993).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 50' 53.0" S
- 63.84806°
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Longitude:
57° 47' 08.0" W
- 57.78556°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
2-Dec-1993

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