Noel Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Noel 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:
rising to 295m on Barton Peninsula, King George Island, was roughly mapped by Ferguson in 1913-14 and so named probably after the usage of whalers (Ferguson, 1921, map p.38; BA, 1930, p.59; APC, 1955, p.16; BA chart 1774, 14.ix.1962); charted by DI, 1934-35. Colina Noel (Argentina. MM chart ZZ, 1948; Pierrou, 1970, p.550). Cerro Cortado [=shapely hill] (Argentina. MM chart CHI-I, 1954). Cerro Noel ([incorrectly referring to the summit of the ice cap to the NE] Argentina. MM chart CHI-I, 1954; [correctly indicated] Cordini, 1955, p.75; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.212). The hill was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS, 1957-59.
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