Name details

Mane Skerry

Mane Skerry (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mane Skerry  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109988

Feature type: Skerry

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

NW-most island in Lystad Bay, Horseshoe Island, rising 10m above sea level, was roughly charted by AAE, 1952-53, and called Islote Norte [=north islet] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.300; Pierrou, 1970, p.553); surveyed by FIDS, 1955-57, and named Mane Skerry in association with the smaller Mite Skerry (q.v.) and from a local mis-spelling of the phrase "might and main" (APC, 1959a, p.9; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960; DOS 310 Horseshoe Island sheet, 1961).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 50' 00.0" S
- 67.83333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 18' 00.0" W
- 67.30000°
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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:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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