Name details

Henry Bluff

Henry Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Henry Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109274

Feature type: Bluff

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 120m, 3km SW of Johnsons Dock, Hurd Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands. Named after the schooner Henry (Capt. Benjamin J. Brunow, Brunow Bay, q.v.), one of James Byers' fleet of sealing ships from New York, which visited the South Shetland Islands in 1820-21. Called "Sole-mark Point" by Dalziel (1972,map Fig. 3, p.50).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 40' 30.6" S
- 62.67517°
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Longitude:
60° 24' 52.1" W
- 60.41447°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
13-May-1991

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