Name details

Grim Rock

Grim Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Grim Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109116

Feature type: Rock

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

awash on NW side of Grandidier Channel, NW of Beascochea Bay, was charted by BGLE in February 1936 and so named from its appearance (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.400; BA chart 3196, 12.xi.1948; APC, 1955, p.11; DOS 610 sheet W 65 64, 1959). Roca de Grim (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.96). Roca Grim (Argentina. IGM map, 1946; Pierrou, 1970, p.403; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.142). The rock was recharted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from John Biscoe in 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 23' 00.0" S
- 65.38333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 30' 00.0" W
- 64.50000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Sep-1953

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