Name details

Cutler Stack

Cutler Stack (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cutler Stack  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108394

Feature type: Stack

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

off N coast of Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS, 1957-58; in association with the names of nineteenth-century sealers in this area, named after Capt. Benjamin S. Cutler, American sealer of Stonington, part owner of the brig Frederick, which visited the area, 1820-21 (Frederick Rocks, q.v.), and Master of the schooner Free Gift, which visited the area, 1821-22; his name was found carved on a piece of whale vertebra excavated from a stone hut on Byers Peninsula by the FIDS survey party (APC, 1959a, p.5; DOS 610 sheet W 62 60, 1968).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 36' 44.5" S
- 62.61236°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 58' 51.5" W
- 60.98097°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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:
7-Jul-1959

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