Name details

Abercrombie Crests

Abercrombie Crests (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Abercrombie Crests  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134246

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A cluster of rock summits rising to 1259m in the north part of Darley Hills, Churchill Mountains. The feature is 15km south south-east of Mount Deleon. Named after Thomas J. Abercrombie of the National Geographic Magazine Foreign Editorial Staff, 1957-90, who was on assignment in Antarctica, 1957-58. One of several features in Darley Hills that are named for NGM staff.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
81° 00' 00.0" S
-81.00000°
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Longitude:
160° 09' 00.0" E
160.15000°
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Altitude:
1259 m
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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Feb-2003

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