Name details

Stanhope Towers

Stanhope Towers (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stanhope Towers  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 137625

Feature type: Tower (2d)

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

Adjacent peaks at the head of Dogs Leg Fjord, south of Butcher Glacier on the Fallières Coast. Named after Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope (b. 1952), former First Sea Lord and supporter of Antarctic activities, as part of the regional naming theme for British Forces.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 42' 02.0" S
- 67.70056°
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Longitude:
66° 42' 22.0" W
- 66.70611°
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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 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:
29-Apr-2013

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