Name details

Kirkaldy Spur

Kirkaldy Spur (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kirkaldy Spur  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139392

Feature type: Spur

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 spur on the north side of Plumstead Valley, and ending in Lavallee Point, in the northwestern part of Shipton Ridge in the Allan Hills. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MC06

Named For

Discovered by the NZARP Allan Hills Expedition (1964). Named after John Francis Kirkaldy, professor of Geology at Queen Mary College, London.

Location

Latitude:
76° 37' 56.3" S
-76.63230°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
159° 50' 12.3" E
159.83675°
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Altitude:
1688 m
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Reference Elevation Model of Antarctica, Howat et al. 2018
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Polar Geospatial Center
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
22-Jun-2017

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