Name details

Lodge Rock

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109882

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

part of the Terra Firma Islands (q.v.), Marguerite Bay, rising to c. 25m above sea level, was surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1948 and so named because of a low ledge on one side of the rock, providing a lodgement clear of sea-ice pressure for a depot for FIDS sledge parties in 1948-49 (APC, 1955, p.14; DOS 610 sheet W 68 66, 1963).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 42' 00.0" S
- 68.70000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 32' 00.0" W
- 67.53333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
31-Mar-1955

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