Name details

Martin Ice Rise

Martin Ice Rise (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Martin Ice Rise  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110025

Feature type: Ice rise

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

in George VI Ice Shelf SW of Kirwan Inlet (q.v.), Alexander Island, was roughly charted as a promontory by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-50 (DCS 601 sheet W 62 68, 1956); delineated as an ice rise from USLANDSAT imagery of January 1973 (BAS 250P sheet SS 19-21/1, 1-DOS 1974); in association with the inlet, named after Sir David Christie Martin (1914-76), Executive Secretary of the Royal Society, 1947-76, who played a leading role in organizing the RSIGYE (APC, 1980, p.4).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
72° 26' 00.0" S
- 72.43333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
69° 01' 00.0" W
- 69.01667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Dec-1977

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