Name details

Blackwall Mountains

Blackwall Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Blackwall Mountains  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107828

Feature type: Mountain

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

rising to c. 1300m and including Neny Matterhorn, Little Thumb and The Spire, S of Neny Fjord, Fallières Coast, were roughly mapped by BGLE in 1936 (Stephenson, 1940, map facing p.232); called Climbing Range (Latady, 1949a, p.236); resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-49, and named from the black cliffs on the SW side (Adie, 1954, p.16; APC, 1955, p.5; DCS 601 sheet 68 66, 1955). Horse Shoe Mountain (Nichols, 1955, p.26).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 22' 00.0" S
- 68.36667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 48' 00.0" W
- 66.80000°
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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:
31-Mar-1955

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