Name details

Duseberg Buttress

Duseberg Buttress (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Duseberg Buttress  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108598

Feature type: Buttress

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. 500m on E side of Penola Strait, Graham Coast, was sighted by BeAE in 1898 and named Cap Duseberg, possibly after a supporter of the expedition (Lecointe, 1903, Carte 5); roughly mapped by FAE, 1908-10, in 1909. Massif Duseberg (Charcot, 1910, p.190 and map p.267). Duseberg Rock (Charcot, [1911b], p.167). Cape Duseberg (BA, 1916, p.407; APC, 1955, p.9). Cabo Duseberg (Argentina. MM chart 107, 1949; Pierrou, 1970, p.332; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.109). Following air photography by FIDASE, 1956-57, the feature was renamed Duseberg Buttress (APC, 1959a, p.6; BA chart, 3572, 12.viii.1960).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 10' 00.0" S
- 65.16667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 06' 00.0" W
- 64.10000°
Unknown precision
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:
20-Sep-1955

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