Name details

Dee Ice Piedmont

Dee Ice Piedmont (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Dee Ice Piedmont  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108461

Feature type: Piedmont

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

E side of Mikkelsen Bay, Fallières Coast, was surveyed by BGLE in 1936-37 and photographed from the air by RARE, 27 November 1947; resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-50; in association with the names of pioneers of navigation grouped in this area, named after John Dee (1527-1608), English mathematician and teacher of navigation methods in a period of great maritime expansion and exploration (APC, 1962, p.10; DOS 610 sheet W 68 66, 1963).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 41' 00.0" S
- 68.68333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 58' 00.0" W
- 66.96667°
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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:
31-Aug-1962

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