Touchstone Crag (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Touchstone Crag (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Crag (2a)
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:
A rugged crag rising to c.1600m, 2km southwest of Mick Peak in the west part of Helicopter Mountains, Victoria Land. The abrupt south-facing cliffs of the feature also mark the northwest extremity of Saint Johns Range. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MD08
Named by United States Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after Steven Touchstone, helicopter mechanic in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program at McMurdo Sound and McMurdo Dry Valleys in nine austral field seasons 1999-2000 to 2007-08.
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