Name details

Stratton Hills

Stratton Hills (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stratton Hills  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 132248

Feature type: Hill (2b)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

Rounded mountains, c. 3 mi long and rising to 850 m, forming the S wall of Ferrar Glazier between Overflow Glacier and the vicinity of Bettle Peak, in Victoria Land. Named by the NZ-APC at the suggestion of R.H. Findlay, NZARP geologist in the area between 1977-81, after Winthrop Scott Stratton, a New Zealand carpenter who achieved a fortune and devoted most of it to philanthropic causes.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 47' 00.0" S
- 77.78333°
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Longitude:
163° 18' 00.0" E
163.30000°
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Altitude:
850 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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