Fid, The (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
The Fid (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: None recorded.
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:
rising to 1640m W of Mercator Ice Piedmont, Bowman Coast, was photographed from the air by USAS, 28 September 1940; surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1958 and 1960; named from its shape resembling that of the conical wooden pin, or fid, used in splicing (APC, 1962, p.12; DOS 610 sheet W 6864, 1963).
No images of this place could be found.