Name details

Stratton Inlet

Stratton Inlet (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stratton Inlet  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111431

Feature type: Inlet

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

SE side of Jason Peninsula, Oscar II Coast, NE of Veier Head, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in 1953; named after David George Stratton (1927-72), FIDS assistant surveyor, "Hope Bay", 1952-54, who surveyed this area; with TAE in Theron, 1955-56, and Deputy Leader and surveyor with trans-polar party, TAE, 1956-58 (APC, 1958, p.6; BA chart 3570, 29.ix.1961). Stralton [sic] Inlet (BA, 1974, p.217).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 19' 00.0" S
- 66.31667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 26' 00.0" W
- 61.43333°
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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:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Sep-1957

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