Name details

Tombstone Hill

Tombstone Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Tombstone Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 132765

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Hill which rises to 50 m close ENE of Damoy Point, Wiencke Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered and first mapped by the FrAE, 1903-05, under Charcot. The name given by the FIDS in 1944 is descriptive of some rocks on the top of the hill.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 00.0" S
- 64.81667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 31' 00.0" W
- 63.51667°
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Altitude:
50 m
Unknown precision

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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-1950

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