Name details

Couzens Saddle

Couzens Saddle (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Couzens Saddle  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134280

Feature type: Saddle (2e)

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 saddle rising to approximately 500m, between Miscast Nunataks and Mount Madison at west and east, and Byrd Glacier and Couzens Bay at north and south. Named at the suggestion of the US ACAN, in association with Couzens Bay, which was named by the NZGSAE (1960-61) for Lt. Thomas Couzens, Royal New Zealand Army, who lost his life in a crevasse accident near Cape Selborne on 19 November 1959.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
80° 31' 00.0" S
-80.51667°
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Longitude:
159° 35' 00.0" E
159.58333°
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Altitude:
500 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 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:
27-Feb-2003

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