Name details

Black Pass

Black Pass (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Black Pass  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107822

Feature type: Pass

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

W of Mount Arronax, Pourquoi Pas Island, Fallières Coast, following geological work by BAS from "Stonington Island" in 1965 and 1970, was named after Stanley Edward Black (1933-58), FIDS meteorological assistant, Signy, 1957-58, and "Horseshoe Island", 1958, who with D. Statham (Statham Peak, q.v.) and G. Stride (Stride Peak, q.v.) was lost between Horseshoe Island and Dion Islands in May 1958, when sea ice broke up (APC, 1982, p.3).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 40' 00.0" S
- 67.66667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 35' 00.0" W
- 67.58333°
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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:
11-Jun-2008

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