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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Black Coast (RUS) 71° 30' 00.0" S 62° 30' 00.0" W Coast
Name ID: 117109 Place ID: 1391

Black Coast (GBR) 71° 45' 00.0" S 62° 00' 00.0" W Coast
Name ID: 107818 Place ID: 1391

from Cape Boggs to Cape Mackintosh, was photographed from the air on 30 December 1940 and roughly surveyed from the ground by USAS; named Richard Black Coast after Cdr (later Rear-Adm.) Richard Blackburn Black, USNR (b.1902), Leader of USAS "East Base", surveyor with Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition, 1933-35, and member of ODF, 1955-56, the name variously referring to parts of the coast Cape Collier to c. 76°30'S (USAAF chart , 1942), Smith Inlet to c. 77°20'S (USHO chart 2562, 1943), Hilton Inlet to Nantucket Inlet (USHO chart 2562, 1947), Cape Boggs to Nantucket Inlet (USHO, 1947, p.20); further surveyed by FIDS-RARE from "Stonington Island", 1947-48 (Mason, 1950a, p.151). Costa Richard Black, referring to parts of the coast c. 70 30'S to c. 76 30'S (Argentina. IGM map, 1946), Cape Boggs to Nantucket Inlet (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.328), Cape Boggs to Cape Mackintosh (Pierrou, 1970, p.624). Richard Black-Kysten (Rønne, 1950b, p.132). Black Coast, referring to parts of the coast Cape Boggs to Cape Herdman (BA chart 3175, 12.xi.1954), Cape Boggs to Cape Mackintosh (APC, 1955, p.5; DCS 601 sheets 70 60 and 71 60, 1955; sheet 72 60, 1956; BA, 1961, p.150). Bereg Richarda Blaka, from c. 71 S to c. 76 S (Baranov and others, 1954, map p.283). Bereg Richarda Bleka (Soviet Union, UNGSVF chart 334, 1958). Costa R. Black (Argentina. IGM map, 1966). Costa Black (Chile. IHA, 1974, p.48). Costa Black (Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 7)

Black Coast (USA) 71° 45' 00.0" S 62° 00' 00.0" W Coast
Name ID: 122570 Place ID: 1391

That portion of the E coast of Antarctic Peninsula between Cape Boggs and Cape Mackintosh. This coast was discovered and photographed from the air by members of the East Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service, 1939-41, on a flight of Dec. 30, 1940. The most southerly point reached was Wright Inlet in 74S, but features as far S as Bowman Peninsula are identifiable in the aerial photographs taken on the flight. Named after Cdr.(later Admiral) Richard B. Black, USNR (1902-92), leader of the Dec. 30 flight and commanding officer of the East Base.

Black, costa (ARG) 71° 45' 00.0" S 62° 00' 00.0" W Coast
Name ID: 100289 Place ID: 1391

Black, Costa (CHL) 71° 44' 00.0" S 61° 00' 00.0" W Coast
Name ID: 105198 Place ID: 1391

Esta costa fue descubierta y fotografiada desde el aire por miembros de la Base East del USAS, 1939-1941, durante un vuelo el 30 de diciembre de 1940. Aunque el nombre original fue Richard Black Coast, desde 1956 se emplea costa Black para evitar el nombre compuesto. El nombre corresponde al apellido del comandante Richard B. Black, USNR, jefe del vuelo del 30 de diciembre de 1940 y comandante de la Base East. Costa que se extiende entre el cabo Boggs y el cabo Mackintosh, en la costa oriental de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

Mount Lindley (AUS) 81° 46' 00.1" S 159° 06' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 1391 Place ID: 8467

A mountain about 2,220 m high, 46 km south-east of Mount Albert Markham. Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (1901-04) under Scott. Named after Lord Lindley, a member of the committee which prepared the final draft of the instructions for the expedition.

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