Name details

Woozle Hill

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111994

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 50m on Galindez Island, Argentine Islands, was surveyed by BGLE in 1935. The hill is frequently used for ice observations from nearby Faraday and, as it can be approached from any direction, encircling tracks are usually seen from the summit; was named after the Woozle, an imaginary animal in A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh (London, 1926), which leaves tracks in the snow, in reality made by the tracker walking in circles (APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3213, 12.viii.1960; DOS 210 Argentine Islands sheet, 1964).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 15' 00.0" S
- 65.25000°
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Longitude:
64° 16' 00.0" W
- 64.26667°
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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:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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