Name details

McSaveney Spur

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 128734

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 rock spur 2 mi NE of Mount Bastion in the Willett Range of Victoria Land. The spur descends NE from the plateau level toward the NW flank of Webb Glacier. Named by US-ACAN for Maurice J. McSaveney and Eileen R. McSaveney, husband and wife geologists who made investigations of Meserve Glacier and the Wright Valley area, he in 1968-69, 1972-73 and 1973-74; she in 1969-70 and 1972-73.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 17' 00.0" S
- 77.28333°
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Longitude:
160° 35' 00.0" E
160.58333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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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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