Name details

Ferrell Buttress

Ferrell Buttress (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ferrell Buttress  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134291

Feature type: Buttress (2f)

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 distinctive rock buttress (c. 900 m) near the E end of Cranfield Icefalls, on the S side and near the terminus of Darwin Glacier. Named by US-ACAN after Lt. Cdr. W.F. Ferrell, USN, a pilot with the VXE-6 detachment at Darwin Glacier Field Camp in the 1978-79 field season.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 57' 00.0" S
- 79.95000°
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Longitude:
159° 02' 00.0" E
159.03333°
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Altitude:
900 m
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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:
20-Feb-2001

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