Name details

Heaphy Spur

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 126341

Feature type: Spur (2f)

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 prominent, curved, rock spur, 4 mi long, which descends from the southern side of Clare Range and divides the head of Victoria Upper Glacier, in Victoria Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1947-62. Named by US-ACAN (1974) after William Heaphy, a New Zealand citizen who, over the past 10 years, participated in the U.S. Antarctic Research Program.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 14' 00.0" S
-77.23333°
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Longitude:
161° 15' 00.0" E
161.25000°
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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 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-1975

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