Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
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in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Stonethrow Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Stonethrow Ridge (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Ridge
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:
running N-S and rising to c.325m W of Fumarole Bay, Deception Island, was called Monte Beazley by AAE (Argentina. MM chart 100, 1953); surveyed by FIDS in January 1954; called Cerro Iglesias [=church hill] (Cordini, 1955, p.215); named Stonethrow Ridge from the large number of rocks and stones at the base of the steep E face, which have been thrown down from the ridge (APC, 1958, p.6; DOS 310 Deception Island sheet, 1960).
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