Rude Spur (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rude Spur (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Spur
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 rock spur topped by Mount Cassidy 3.9km northwest of Mount Circe that descends from Prentice Plateau of Victoria Land toward Balham Lake and Balham Valley. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME07
Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) oceanographer Jeffrey D. Rude who drowned in McMurdo Sound, Oct. 12, 1975, when the tracked vehicle he was driving broke through bay ice and sank in the vicinity of Erebus Glacier Tongue and Turtle Rock.
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