Name details

Scotland Edge

Scotland Edge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Scotland Edge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 134102

Feature type: Bedrock break point

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Gap between western end of Stork Ridge and the northern edge of Reptile Rock, Adelaide Island. In the centre of the gap is a small rock outcrop, Jim Buttress q.v., with a spot height to approx. 300m. Named after Baroness Patricia Scotland of Asthal QC (1954-). Privy Councillor 2001 -, Foreign Office Minister working for the Home Department of the Lord Chancellor's Office. (APC, 2001).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 32' 00.0" S
- 67.53333°
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Longitude:
68° 12' 30.0" W
- 68.20833°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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:
26-Jun-1901

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