Shockley Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Shockley Bluff (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Bluff (2f)
This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
A very steep bluff forming the S end of Deception Plateau, overlooking the point where Pilot Glacier joins the larger Aviator Glacier, in Victoria Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by US-ACAN for Lt. Cdr. William E. Shockley, USN, officer in charge of the Squadron VX-6 winter detachment at McMurdo Station, 1966.
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