Name details

The Princess Royal Range

Princess Royal Range, The (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

The Princess Royal Range  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135333

Feature type: None recorded.

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

mountain range at southern end of Adelaide Island, extending from McCallum Pass in the north to Cape Alexandra in the south, was roughly mapped as part of Graham Land by FAE, 1903-05, partly surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948 and partly photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1957,. Named after HRH The Princess Anne, Princess Royal of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (APC, 2006).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 33' 00.0" S
- 67.55000°
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Longitude:
68° 34' 00.0" W
- 68.56667°
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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 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:
15-Nov-1906

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