Name details

Petes Pillar

Petes Pillar (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petes Pillar  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130072

Feature type: Pillar (2d)

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

Pillar rock or stack lying immediately E of Fildes Point at the N side of the entrance to Port Foster, Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The pillar was presumably a well-known landmark to early sealers at Deception Island and appears on the chart drawn by Lt. E.N. Kendall of the Pilot Officer Pete St. Louis, RCAF, pilot with the FIDS in 1949-50.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 00' 00.0" S
- 63.00000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 33' 00.0" W
- 60.55000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1953

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