Name details

Abbott Spur

Abbott Spur (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Abbott Spur  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 121536

Feature type: Spur

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

An ice-covered spur which separates the lower ends of Rutgers Glacier and Allison Glacier on the W side of Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (1994) after Robin R. Abbott, ASA, Helicopter Field Operations Coordinator at McMurdo Station, active in coordination and planning of science support in Antarctica from 1984.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 15' 22.0" S
- 78.25611°
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Longitude:
161° 53' 42.0" E
161.89500°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1994

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