Rescuers Hills

Rescuers Hills (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rescuers Hills  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 12057
Name ID: 116628

Feature type: Hill (2b)

Origin

This name originates from Poland. It is part of the Poland Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Hills between Ecology Glacier and Sphinx Hill, Admiralty Bay. Named in honour of three members of 1977/78 Arctowski Station expedition, W. Kowalski, L. A. Kumoch and K. Zubek, who organized rescue operation to save lives of K. Birkenmajer and S. Baranowski after a serious accident nearby.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 10' 30.0" S
- 62.17500°
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Longitude:
58° 27' 00.0" W
- 58.45000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1980

Related information

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Place names
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