Black Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Black Hill (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Hill
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:
Hill rising to c. 100m near E end of South Beaches, Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; named descriptively by AAE Morro Negro [=black hill] (Argentina. IGM map 3737, 1958). Cerro Negro (Chile. IH chart 1400, 1971; IHA, 1974, p.209). Negro Hill (Valenzuela and Hervé, 1972, map p.84; APC, 1980, p.4; Smellie and others, 1980, map facing p.57). The hill was surveyed by BAS geologists, 1975-76. Previously gazetted as Negro Hill (07/02/1978). The name was amended to Black Hill (08/09/2020) [APC(20)26] to resolve the inconsistency in the translation of the generic but not the specific from Spanish, and to remove use of the word 'Negro'.";10130;BAS (Misc)14, 2019;British Antarctic Survey, 2019. South Shetland Islands, 1:200,000 scale map. BAS Misc 14B.;British Antarctic Survey;30 m resolution
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