Name details

Jones Channel

Jones Channel (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Jones Channel  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127155

Feature type: Channel (9)

Origin

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

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Narrative

Ice-filled channel, 8 mi long and 1 to 2 mi wide, lying between Blaiklock Island and the S part of Arrowsmith Peninsula and connecting Bourgeois Fjord with the head of Bigourdan Fjord, off the W coast of Graham Land. Named for Harold D. Jones, FIDS airplane mechanic at Stonington Island, 1947-49, who was a member of the FIDS party which discovered, surveyed, and sledged through this channel in 1949.

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Location

Latitude:
67° 30' 00.0" S
- 67.50000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 00' 00.0" W
- 67.00000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
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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-1956

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