Name details

Mezzo Buttress

Mezzo Buttress (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mezzo Buttress  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 128844

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Rocky buttress at the head of Barilari Bay just E of Lawrie Glacier, on the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the BGLE under Rymill, 1934-37. So named by the UK-APC in 1959 because the face of this buttress is conspicuously divided diagonally, half being composed of black rock and the other half of red rock.

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Location

Latitude:
66° 03' 00.0" S
- 66.05000°
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Longitude:
64° 31' 00.0" W
- 64.51667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1971

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