Name details

Crampton Point

Crampton Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Crampton Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 139169

Feature type: Point

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

Promontory on the north coast of Livingston Island 3 km NE of Snow Peak and 10 km SE from Black Point.

Named For

Named after palaeontologist Professor James Crampton Victoria University Wellington New Zealand. He worked on Byers Peninsula Livingston Island with British Antarctic Survey in 1990-91. Named in association with other features named for British Antarctic Survey Geologists and Polar Guides who worked on Livingston Island.

Location

Latitude:
62° 34' 00.1" S
- 62.56670°
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Longitude:
60° 37' 17.0" W
- 60.62140°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
USGS Landsat Image Mosaic of Antarctica and SCAR Antarctic Digital Database in UK APC GIS
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
1:30 m resolution
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
British Antarctic Survey
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-May-2019

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