Name details

South Stream

South Stream (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

South Stream  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 131937

Feature type: Watercourse (10)

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 meltwater stream 2 mi southwest of Marble Point on the coast of Victoria Land. It issues from the front of Wilson Piedmont Glacier and flows southeastward to Bernacchi Bay. The stream was studied by Robert L. Nichols, geologist for Metcalf and Eddy, Engineers, Boston, MA, which made engineering studies here under contract to the U.S. Navy in the 1957-58 season. So named by Nichols because the stream was located south of the U.S. Navy installations in the Marble Point area.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 27' 00.0" S
- 77.45000°
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Longitude:
163° 44' 00.0" E
163.73333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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-1968

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