Name details

Crary Knoll

Crary Knoll (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Crary Knoll  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 123911

Feature type: Knoll (2b)

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

A symmetrical ice-covered knoll rising to 1,520 m, 2 mi SSE of Holmes Block in the Skelton Glacier area, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1994. The toponym provides a historical footnote that U.S. scientist Albert P. Crary (Crary Ice Rise, q.v.) led geophysical traverses past this feature to the Polar Plateau en route to the South Pole and other destinations.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 16' 00.0" S
- 78.26667°
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Longitude:
161° 37' 00.0" E
161.61667°
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Altitude:
1520 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1995

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