Name details

Cape Williams

Williams, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cape Williams  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 133742

Feature type: Cape (8)

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

An ice-covered cape at the E side of the terminus of Lillie Glacier. Discovered in February 1911 when the Terra Nova of the BrAE, 1910-13, explored the area westward of Cape North. Named for William Williams, Chief Engine-room Artificer on the Terra Nova.

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Location

Latitude:
70° 30' 00.0" S
- 70.50000°
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Longitude:
164° 09' 00.0" E
164.15000°
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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1947

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