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Berry Hill: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Berry Hill in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Berry Hill

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1303

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 49' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 370

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Hill rising to 370 m between Lachman Crags and Cape Lachman on James Ross Island. The hill is notable for an exposure of volcanic rocks and probable glacial beds of Pliocene age. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC), 1987, after Alfred Thomas Berry, Chief Steward in Discovery II, 1929-39; in charge of stores on Operation Tabarin at Port Lockroy, 1943-44, and Hope Bay, 1944-45.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Berry Hill in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Berry Hill should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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