Taridin Ridge

Taridin Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Taridin Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19245
Name ID: 137588

Feature type:

Origin

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

Narrative

The rocky Y-shaped ridge extending 20 km in E-W direction, 7.15 km wide, and rising to 1200 m (Mount Mayhew) in Aristotle Mountains on Oscar II Coast in Graham Land. Surmounting Pequod Glacier to the N and Starbuck Glacier to the S. British mapping in 1976. Named after Taridin, governor in Southwestern Bulgaria under Czar Boris I and Czar Simeon I (9th-10th century).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 33' 07.0" S
- 65.55194°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
62° 30' 13.0" W
- 62.50361°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Accurate to 0m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown The coordinates for this place name were derived from Map id 0 - This map does not exist in the SCAR Map Catalogue. in the SCAR Map Catalogue.
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:
27-Feb-2013

Related information

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