Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Crotchet Nunataks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Crotchet Nunataks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Nunatak
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
four nunataks rising to c.750m on NE side of Staccato Peaks(q.v.), S Alexander Island, were photographed from the air by RARE in December 1947 and mapped by FIDS from these photographs (Searle, 1963, end map); following resurvey by BAS from "Fossil Bluff", 1975-76, so named in association with Staccato Peaks and the names of composers in this area (APC, 1980, p.3; BAS 250P sheet SR 19-20/13, 2-DOS 1984).
No images of this place could be found.