Name details

Stipple Rocks

Stipple Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stipple Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111407

Feature type: Rock

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

off-shore NW of Millerand Island, Marguerite Bay, Fallières Coast, were roughly surveyed by BGLE in 1936 (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.432). Islotes Debenham, incorrectly referring to these and nearby rocks to E (Debenham Islands, q.v.) (Argentina. MM chart 109, 1949). The rocks were resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in December 1949 and so named from their scattered arrangement (APC, 1955, p.20; DCS 601 sheet 68 66, 1955); further surveyed by FIDS, 1967-69.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 06' 00.0" S
- 68.10000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 22' 00.0" W
- 67.36667°
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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:
31-Mar-1955

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