Name details

Welch Crag

Welch Crag (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Welch Crag  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 135731

Feature type: Crag (2b)

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 steep rugged peak, which is marked by secondary spires rising to 1500 m in the north-east part of McSaveney Spur, Willett Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (2005) after Kathleen A. Welch, Department of Geology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL; team member in USAP McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological Research, 11 field seasons 1994-2004.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 17' 08.0" S
- 77.28556°
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Longitude:
160° 36' 37.0" E
160.61028°
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Altitude:
1500 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Sep-2005

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