Jagged Rocks

Jagged Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Jagged Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 7038
Name ID: 109500

Feature type: Rock

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

partly awash in entrance of Hut Cove, Hope Bay, Trinity Peninsula, were roughly charted by SwAE in 1903; surveyed by FIDS in 1945 and named descriptively (BA chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.12; DOS 310 Hope Bay sheet, 1961). Rocas Denticuladas [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.311; Pierrou, 1970, p.308). Rocas Jagged, as rejected form (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.332). Rocas Dentadas [translation of English name] (Olsacher and others, 1956, p.84). Roca Denticulada, referring to one of the larger rocks (Argentina. MM, 1957a, p.171). Roca Jagged, as rejected form (Argentina. MM, 1957b, p.3).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 24' 00.0" S
- 63.40000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
56° 59' 00.0" W
- 56.98333°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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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:
21-Nov-1949

Related information

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