Name details

Cascade Cliffs

Cascade Cliffs (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cascade Cliffs  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135216

Feature type: Cliff

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

0.5 km NW of Förster Cliffs and separated from them by a steep scree slope, extends eastwards from Blancmange Hill, James Ross Island. Rising to approx. 200 m a.s.l. So named due to the meltwater from the ice dome above Förster Cliffs, which cascades over the cliffs.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 59' 50.0" S
- 63.99722°
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Longitude:
57° 35' 32.0" W
- 57.59222°
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Altitude:
200 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Nov-1906

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