Name details

Linton Knoll

Linton Knoll (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Linton Knoll  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109846

Feature type: Knoll

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.

Narrative

Knoll, extending down slope to the N as a narrow snow-free band joined to Flabellum Bastion, King George Island, South Shetland Islands,. Named after David Leslie Linton (1906-1971), in association with the theme Quaternary Scientists in the area. English Geomorphologist, University of Edinburgh 1929-45, Sheffield 1945-58 and Birmingham thereafter. Employed by FIDS during field season 1958-59. (APC, 1998).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 08' 05.6" S
- 62.13489°
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Longitude:
58° 09' 56.3" W
- 58.16564°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Apr-1998

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