Name details

Mattox Bastion

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 128559

Feature type: Buttress (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

One of the peaks of the Inland Forts, surmounting the NE part of Flory Cirque in the Asgard Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN for Cdr. Benjamin G. Mattox, USN, officer-in-charge of the Naval Support Force winter-over detachment at McMurdo Station in 1971.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 38' 00.0" S
-77.63333°
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Longitude:
160° 56' 00.0" E
160.93333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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-1976

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