Name details

McIntyre Bluffs

McIntyre Bluffs (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

McIntyre Bluffs  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 205

Feature type: Bluff

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Rock Bluffs on the Mawson Escarpment between Greenall Glacier and Turk Glacier. Plotted from ANARE air photographs taken in 1956, 1960 and 1973. Named after Sir Laurence McIntyre, C.B.E., Deputy Secretary, Australian Department of External Affairs, 1965-70.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
73° 15' 22.0" S
- 73.25611°
Accurate to 200m
Longitude:
68° 13' 06.0" E
68.21833°
Accurate to 200m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E133_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:25000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
27-Nov-1973

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