Name details

Chlamys Ledge

Chlamys Ledge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Chlamys Ledge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Poland Gazetteer Id 116419

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

This name originates from Poland. It is part of the Poland Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A ledge (c. 65 m a.s.l.) of Tertiary sandstone showing bivalve Chlamys impressions (hence the name). In Chopin Ridge above Mazurek Point, King George Island. Reference map-sheet 1:5,000 (Battke and Cisak 1988).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 08' 35.0" S
- 62.14306°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
58° 07' 25.0" W
- 58.12361°
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Altitude:
65 m
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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:
1-Sep-1999

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