Name details

Gargoyle Bastion

Gargoyle Bastion (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Gargoyle Bastion  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 125543

Feature type: Buttress

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An upstanding arcuate rocky headland with sub-vertical cliff faces to seaward, and flanked to north and south by rock cliffs. It rises above adjacent cliffs, to about 60 m above sea level at the south side of Hydra Cove, Livingston Island. The headland is one of several features given the name of "fabulous beasts" in the Williams Point area. Named by UK-APC (1998) after the mythical Gargoyle, a dragon-monster.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 27' 58.0" S
- 62.46611°
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Longitude:
60° 08' 24.0" W
- 60.14000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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:
1-Jan-1998

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