Name details

Isengard Bluff

Isengard Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Isengard Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135262

Feature type: Bluff

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

Isolated Bluff at the SW extremity of Tonkin Island, Bowman Coast. The name is in recognition of its discovery by Mark Russell, a member of the Mapping and Geographical Information Centre (MAGIC) staff at BAS. 'Isengard' is the name of the home of the wizard 'Saruman' in the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkein (APC, 2003).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 49' 13.0" S
- 67.82028°
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Longitude:
65° 18' 30.0" W
- 65.30833°
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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
16-Dec-1903

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