Name details

Whitham Bluff

Whitham Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Whitham Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111920

Feature type: Bluff

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.

Narrative

rocky headland between Ocoa Point and Laager Rock, President Beaches, Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands. Notable geological importance exposing interbedded sedimentary rocks and lava. Named after Dr Andrew Gordon Whitham, (b.1960), British Antarctic Survey sedimentologist 1985-88 (APC, 1993).

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Location

Latitude:
62° 37' 46.9" S
- 62.62969°
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Longitude:
61° 07' 27.9" W
- 61.12442°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
2-Dec-1993

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