Name details

Ronald Hill

Ronald Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ronald Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110926

Feature type: Hill

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

rising to c. 100m on N side of Whalers Bay (q.v.), Deception Island, following geological work by NAE, 1927-28, was named Mount Ronald after the Norwegian factory ship Ronald of the Hektor Whaling Company, which operated from Whalers Bay for many seasons in the period 1911-31 (Holtedahl, 1929, p.29, 31 and Pl. 13-16 following p.172). Ronald Hill (APC, 1958, p.6; DOS 310 Deception Island sheet, 1960). Monte Ronald (Sgrosso, 1948, p.189).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 58' 17.2" S
- 62.97144°
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Longitude:
60° 34' 18.7" W
- 60.57186°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Sep-1957

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