Name details

Transkriptsii Gulf

Transkriptsii Gulf (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Transkriptsii Gulf  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 629

Feature type: Gulf

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

A gulf to the north-west of the Bunger Hills formed between the Bunger Hills and the Edisto Glacier.

Named For

Named by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition in 1956.

Location

Latitude:
66° 15' 00.0" S
- 66.25000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
100° 33' 00.0" E
100.55000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1999
Catalogue id
3766C5
Caption
Twin Otter on Transkriptsii Gulf, Bunger Hills Trip to carry out scoping study of the options available to the AAD for providing an air transport system between Australia and Antarctica, and within Antarctica . The flight was from South Africa to South America. taking in all the bases and station s along the route.
Photographer
Shevlin, James

Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Mar-1991

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