Name details

Hidden Lake

Hidden Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hidden Lake  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109307

Feature type: Water body

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

S of Holluschickie Bay, James Ross Island, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in December 1945 and named descriptively, the lake being obscured by surrounding high land (APC, 1955, p.12; BAS 250 sheet SQ 21-22/1 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1974). Lago Escondído [translation of English name] (Cordini, 1955, p.64). An Argentine refuge hut, called "San Juán" [=St John], was established to SW of the lake by personnel from "Esperanza", 9 October 1959. "Refugio San Juán"(Pierrou, 1970, p.650). Lago Hiden [sic](Malagnino and others, 1978, map p.491).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 02' 00.0" S
- 64.03333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
58° 17' 30.0" W
- 58.29167°
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:
21-Nov-1949

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